Definitions for "Argumentation"
The act of forming reasons, making inductions, drawing conclusions, and applying them to the case in discussion; the operation of inferring propositions, not known or admitted as true, from facts or principles known, admitted, or proved to be true.
Debate; discussion.
a type of discourse in speech or writing that develops or debates a topic in a logical or persuasive way. Cp. description.
Design is an argumentative process and DODEs support argumentation. Argumentation is linked with the constructive activties with critics. Argumentation support reflection as a cognitive process.