TITLE

A Guide for the Analysis of Policy Arguments

AUTHOR(S)
Hambrick Jr., Ralph S.
PUB. DATE
December 1974
SOURCE
Policy Sciences;Dec1974, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p469
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Based on what appears to be required for fully supporting a proposal for policy action, a series of interrelated propositional types is suggested as a tool for the design and critique of policy arguments. The kinds of criticisms to which different propositional types are susceptible and the impacts of these on a policy argument are explored as are the uses persons in different roles might make of these criticisms. Finally, as an example, the typology is applied to a portion of the President's 1973 State of the Union Address.
ACCESSION #
16625859

 

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