Approaches to DR that Go Beyond Argumentation

Problem-Based Evaluation

Lewis et al. [37] present a novel approach for evaluating alternative features of an artifact. They describe their own software design process as using a suite of problems for conceptual evaluation of different proposals for a computational environment …

Design Rationale Fundamentals

Systematic documentation of rationale for practical decisions began more than 35 years ago with work on rationale for design [30], in particular, design of buildings and cities. In the 1980s, interest in rationale spread to other fields involved with design, …