Item description for Frontiers of the 21st Century: Argumentation, Debate and the Struggle for a Civil Society by Alfred C. Snider...
Frontiers of the 21st Century brings together the papers presented at the 2004 and 2005 International Debate Education Association Conferences in Turkey and Estonia. Twenty-nine papers deal with topics in: Argumentation; Training Younger Debaters; Debate and the Public Sphere; Debate as an educational Method; Dangers of Debate Training; Special Topics. Among the specific topics discussed are: The Issue of Terrorism in Public Debate in Russia; The Middle School Public Debate Program, Design and Function; Thwarting Civic Skepticism: Nontraditional Pathways to Promoting Civic Virtue; The Role of Debate in Teaching English as a Foreign Language; Are We Training Better Demagogues?
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.5" Width: 6" Height: 9" Weight: 1 lbs.
Release Date Sep 20, 2007
Publisher International Debate Education Association
ISBN 1932716319 ISBN13 9781932716313