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Debate, Student Edition

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ISBN-10: 0538449667

ISBN-13: 9780538449663

Edition: 2011 (Student Manual, Study Guide, etc.)

Authors: Mariann Fedrizzi, Randy Ellis, Mariann Fedrizzi

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Based upon the authors' many years of experience as successful high school debate teachers and coaches, Debate presents a practical approach to students enabling them to do objective research on their debate topics. This contemporary text is designed to give students opportunities to research, write speeches, and experience public speaking and competitive debate. Using a wealth of examples and including the role of ancient philosophers, students are instructed to use the latest research techniques. By presenting influential historical connections, students learn how the classical debates have shaped the contemporary public forum. Debate includes up-to-date trends and Internet research, now…    
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Book details

List price: $98.95
Copyright year: 2011
Publisher: Cengage South-Western
Publication date: 1/11/2010
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 368
Size: 8.78" wide x 11.22" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 2.134

Introduction to Debate
What Is Debate?
Debate Skills and Grooming for Debate
Types of Debate
Lincoln-Douglas Debate
The Resolution
The Competition
Lincoln-Douglas Case Construction
Overview of the Speeches
Affirmative Case Construction
Negative Case Construction
Philosophy and Fallacies
Fallacies and Reasoning
Cross-Examination Debate: Affirmative Case
Characteristics of CX Debate, Research and Organization
Build the Affirmative Case
Cross-Examination Debate: Negative Arguments
Use Defensive Negative Arguments
Use Offensive Negative Arguments
Use the Kritik
Cross-Examination Debate: the Competition
Who Does What When
Presentation Skills and Styles
Debate Judging
Student Congress
Bills and Resolutions
Research and Writing
Participate in Student Congress
Public Forum Debate
Format, Speaking Style
Speeches and Times
Crossfire Techniques and Teamwork
Extemporaneous Speaking
What Is Extemporaneous Speaking?
Extemp Materials
The Speech
Original Oratory
What is Oratory?
Preparing Your Speech
The Presentation
Mock Trial
Concepts of Advocacy
Evidentiary Quest the Trial