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Commentary methodology

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Last updated: FEB. 18, 2020

Commentary methodology, also referred to response methodology, is the branch of argumentology dealing with how people respond to an argument proposal, usually focusing on the language and phrases they use either in support or in disagreement with the argument, or even in an attempt to satirise or mock the argument without providing evidence for their agreement nor their disagreement.

In the initial stages for the development of commentary and argumentation methodology, Cometan used his own argument proposals, which were often distributed online, and the comments they used to receive in order to build a catalogue of comment methods. Here is that catalogue in its current extent below:

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