Origin of eristic
Examples from the Web for eristic
Historical Examples of eristic
Here, then, is a double indication of the connexion of the Parmenides with the Eristic school.Parmenides
Lucian's references to the school are as eristic or argumentative.The Works of Lucian of Samosata, v. 4
Lucian of Samosata
According to Aristotle himself, therefore, the Dialectician is agonistic and eristic, just as much as the Sophist.Aristotle
Here again we catch a glimpse rather of a Socratic or Eristic than of a Sophist in the ordinary sense of the term.
He belonged to the fighting class, and was further distinguished as a hero of debate, who professed the eristic art.