Insufficiently Supported Arguments

Insufficiently Supported Arguments in Argumentative Essays

This corpus includes 1029 arguments taken from argumentative essays. Each argument is annotated as “insufficient” if its premises do not provide enough evidence for accepting or rejecting the claim.

Details regarding the creation of the corpus and the experiments can be found in:

Stab and Iryna Gurevych. 2017. Recognizing Insufficiently Supported Arguments in Argumentative Essays. In: Proceedings of the 15th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics (EACL 2017), p. (to appear)



If you have any questions regarding the data, annotation guidelines or source code, don't hesitate to contact Christian Stab.