Accepted Papers

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Full Papers

Aseel Addawood and Masooda Bashir
What Is Your Evidence?” A Study of Controversial Topics in Social Media

Emma Barker and Robert Gaizauskas
Summarizing Multi-Party Argumentative Conversations in Reader Comment on News

Maria Becker, Alexis Palmer and Anette Frank
Argumentative texts and clause types

Filip Boltuzic and Jan Šnajder
Fill the Gap! Analyzing Implicit Premises between Claims from Online Debates

Rory Duthie, John Lawrence, Katarzyna Budzynska and Chris Reed
The CASS Technique for Evaluating the Performance of Argument Mining

Charlie Egan, Advaith Siddharthan and Adam Wyner
Summarising the points made in online political debates

Matthias Liebeck, Katharina Esau and Stefan Conrad
What to Do with an Airport? Mining Arguments in the German Online Participation Project Tempelhofer Feld

Angrosh Mandya, Advaith Siddharthan and Adam Wyner
Scrutable Feature Sets for Stance Classification

Elena Musi, Debanjan Ghosh and Smaranda Muresan
Towards Feasible Guidelines for the Annotation of Argument Schemes

Georgios Petasis and Vangelis Karkaletsis
Identifying Argument Components through TextRank

Andreas Peldszus and Manfred Stede
Rhetorical structure and argumentation structure in monologue text

Pavithra Rajendran, Danushka Bollegala and Simon Parsons
Contextual stance classification of opinions: A step towards enthymeme reconstruction in online reviews

Jaromir Savelka and Kevin D. Ashley
Extracting Case Law Sentences for Argumentation about the Meaning of Statutory Terms

Short Papers

Beata Beigman Klebanov, Christian Stab, Jill Burstein, Yi Song, Binod Gyawali and Iryna Gurevych
Argumentation: Content, Structure, and Relationship with Essay Quality

Yuta Koreeda, Toshihiko Yanase, Kohsuke Yanai, Misa Sato and Yoshiki Niwa
Neural Attention Model for Classification of Sentences that Support Promoting/Suppressing Relationship

Christian Stab and Iryna Gurevych
Recognizing the Absence of Opposing Arguments in Persuasive Essays

Orith Toledo-Ronen, Roy Bar-Haim and Noam Slonim
Expert Stance Graphs for Computational Argumentation

Unshared Task

Maria Skeppstedt, Magnus Sahlgren and Carita Paradis
(Dis)agreement in online debates

Chantal van Son, Tommaso Caselli, Antske Fokkens, Isa Maks, Roser Morante, Lora Aroyo and Piek Vossen
Perspective Based Local Agreement and Disagreement in Online Debate

Zhongyu Wei, Yandi Xia, Chen Li, Yang Liu, Zachary Stallbohm, Yi Li and Yang Jin
Disputation Behavior Analysis in Online Debating Forum