Wednesday, December 09, 2009

Stephen Toulmin (1922-2009)

Stephen Toulmin died on Dec. 4 at age 87. He was probably most widely known for his theory of argument. He was both well respected and a genuine maverick; he never simply followed fads but continually went out in new directions. There's very little by him that's online, but here's an interview with him:

A Conversation with Stephen Toulmin

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