We introduce a unified logical approach, based on signed theories and Quantified Boolean Formulas (QBFs), that can serve as a basis for representing and reasoning with various argumentation-based decision problems. By this, we are able to represent, in a uniform and simple way, a wide range of extension-based semantics for argumentation theory, including complete, grounded, preferred, semi-stable, stage, ideal and eager semantics. Furthermore, our approach involves only propositional languages and quantifications over propositional variables, making decision problems like skeptical and credulous acceptance of arguments simply a matter of logical entailment and satisfiability, which can be verified by existing QBF-solvers.
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