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A lively and accessible guide to understanding rhetoric by the world class English and Law professor and bestselling author of How to Write a SentenceFilled with the wit and observational prowess that shaped Stanley Fish's acclaimed bestseller How to Write a Sentence, Winning Arguments guides listeners through the ''greatest hits'' of rhetoric. In this clever and engaging guide, Fish offers insight and outlines the crucial keys you need to win any debate, anywhere, anytime -- drawn from landmark legal cases, politics, his own career, and even popular film and television. A celebration of clashing minds and viewpoints, Winning Arguments is sure to become a classic.

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9780062226655 | Harpercollins, July 5, 2016, cover price $19.99

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9781504736497 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, July 5, 2016), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: A lively and accessible guide to understanding rhetoric by the world class English and Law professor and bestselling author of How to Write a SentenceFilled with the wit and observational prowess that shaped Stanley Fish's acclaimed bestseller How to Write a Sentence, Winning Arguments guides listeners through the ''greatest hits'' of rhetoric.

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Product Description: Parliamentary debate is a fundamental aspect of democratic law-making. While law makers everywhere seek to express their views in parliament, there are large discrepancies in who has access to the floor across political systems. This book explains how parties and their members of parliament (MPs) structure parliamentary debate...read more

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9781107072763, titled "The Politics of Parliamentary Debate: Parties, Rebels, and Representation" | Cambridge Univ Pr, December 15, 2014, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: Parliamentary debate is a fundamental aspect of democratic law-making.

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9781107421073 | Reprint edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, November 26, 2015), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Parliamentary debate is a fundamental aspect of democratic law-making.

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Product Description: Through an exclusive focus on public policy advocacy as a practical endeavor, Philip Dalton and John R. Butler depart from approaches to debate education that focus on the rules of simulated, academic debate formats. Beginning with the assumption that readers have already developed a basic capacity to argue, they offer practical guidance for determining the fundamental issues that make up a controversy and what expectations public audiences will have for advocacy based on the issues and the burdens of advocates challenging or defending the status quo...read more

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9781433111686 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, February 13, 2015, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: Through an exclusive focus on public policy advocacy as a practical endeavor, Philip Dalton and John R.

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9781433111679 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, January 30, 2015, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Through an exclusive focus on public policy advocacy as a practical endeavor, Philip Dalton and John R.

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Product Description: Sparking the Debate provides comprehensive instruction for starting and promoting debating activities in middle schools, high schools, universities, youth clubs, and in many other contexts.

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9781617700866 | Intl Debate Education Assn, February 12, 2015, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Sparking the Debate provides comprehensive instruction for starting and promoting debating activities in middle schools, high schools, universities, youth clubs, and in many other contexts.

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Product Description: Completely rewritten to make the work more accessible and to meet the needs of high school students, the fourth edition of Discovering the World through Debate is a guide to both the theory and practice of debate around the world...read more

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9781617700897 | 4th edition (Intl Debate Education Assn, October 30, 2014), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Completely rewritten to make the work more accessible and to meet the needs of high school students, the fourth edition of Discovering the World through Debate is a guide to both the theory and practice of debate around the world.

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Product Description: Why We Argue (And How We Should): A Guide to Political Disagreement presents an accessible and engaging introduction to the theory of argument, with special emphasis on the way argument works in public political debate. The authors develop a view according to which proper argument is necessary for one’s individual cognitive health; this insight is then expanded to the collective health of one’s society...read more

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9780415859042 | Routledge, November 4, 2013, cover price $125.00 | About this edition: Why We Argue (And How We Should): A Guide to Political Disagreement presents an accessible and engaging introduction to the theory of argument, with special emphasis on the way argument works in public political debate.

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9780415859059 | Routledge, October 9, 2013, cover price $28.95 | About this edition: Why We Argue (And How We Should): A Guide to Political Disagreement presents an accessible and engaging introduction to the theory of argument, with special emphasis on the way argument works in public political debate.

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An introduction to the fine art of rhetoric explains how this important skill can profoundly influence one's success in one personal and professional life, using contemporary examples to illuminate classical rhetorical strategies and revealing how the forces of persuasion are at work all around us and how they can be used for one's own benefit. Original. 40,000 first printing.

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9780385347754 | Rev upd edition (Three Rivers Pr, August 6, 2013), cover price $16.00
9780307341440 | Three Rivers Pr, February 27, 2007, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: An introduction to the fine art of rhetoric explains how this important skill can profoundly influence one's success in one personal and professional life, using contemporary examples to illuminate classical rhetorical strategies and revealing how the forces of persuasion are at work all around us and how they can be used for one's own benefit.

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9780307450562 | Crown Pub, February 12, 2008, cover price $14.00

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Product Description: An invaluable resource for debaters, this book provides background, arguments and resources on over 110 debate topics in areas as diverse as business, science and technology, environment, politics, religion, culture and education...read more
By Idea (editor) and Robert Trapp (introduced by)

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9781617700774 | 6 edition (Intl Debate Education Assn, September 1, 2013), cover price $27.95 | About this edition: An invaluable resource for debaters, this book provides background, arguments and resources on over 110 debate topics in areas as diverse as business, science and technology, environment, politics, religion, culture and education.
9781932716276 | 3 edition (Intl Debate Education Assn, March 30, 2007), cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Presents background, arguments, and resources on over one hundred debate topics in diverse areas.

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Product Description: Speaking, Listening and Understanding, Revised Edition is designed to introduce debate to new English language speakers. Written in clear, simple language, it presents the basics of debate while avoiding the complexity and excessive cultural references that make standard texts difficult for this audience to use...read more

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9781617700811 | Revised edition (Intl Debate Education Assn, August 25, 2013), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Speaking, Listening and Understanding, Revised Edition is designed to introduce debate to new English language speakers.

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Product Description: Adjudication is a collection of essays reflecting on various aspects of the role of adjudicators in competitive debate. Although its focus is competitive debate in the British Parliamentary format, it contains insights and reflections that should be of use to any adjudicator, coach or debater...read more
By Steve Llano (editor)

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9781617700675 | Intl Debate Education Assn, May 1, 2013, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Adjudication is a collection of essays reflecting on various aspects of the role of adjudicators in competitive debate.

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Product Description: Across our differences, people everywhere wish to be heard, to be known, and to be understood. When these needs are met, individuals have the potential to flourish, and communities can work together in common cause. Yet, in the current argument culture, the power of communication to meet these needs remains largely untapped, and the ability to resolve shared problems is compromised...read more

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9781478600657 | Waveland Pr Inc, March 21, 2013, cover price $33.95 | About this edition: Across our differences, people everywhere wish to be heard, to be known, and to be understood.

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Product Description: Finding Your Voice: A Comprehensive Guide to Collegiate Policy Debate provides an in-depth introduction for students entering Collegiate or National High School Circuit Policy Debate. It offers information on mainstream, critical, and hybrid arguments along with the tools and advice necessary for debaters to quickly progress into JV and Varsity divisions while avoiding bad habits commonly seen in novice rounds...read more

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9781617700514 | Intl Debate Education Assn, November 30, 2012, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Finding Your Voice: A Comprehensive Guide to Collegiate Policy Debate provides an in-depth introduction for students entering Collegiate or National High School Circuit Policy Debate.

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Product Description: Rejecting the notion that policy analysis and planning are value-free technical endeavors, an argumentative approach takes into account the ways that policy is affected by other factors, including culture, discourse, and emotion. The contributors to this new collection consider how far argumentative policy analysis has come during the past two decades and how its theories continue to be refined through engagement with current thinking in social theory and with the real-life challenges facing contemporary policy makers...read more
By Frank Fischer (editor) and Herbert Gottweis (editor)

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9780822352457 | Duke Univ Pr, June 4, 2012, cover price $94.95 | About this edition: Rejecting the notion that policy analysis and planning are value-free technical endeavors, an argumentative approach takes into account the ways that policy is affected by other factors, including culture, discourse, and emotion.

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9780822352631 | Duke Univ Pr, June 4, 2012, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Rejecting the notion that policy analysis and planning are value-free technical endeavors, an argumentative approach takes into account the ways that policy is affected by other factors, including culture, discourse, and emotion.

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The first and most thoroughly developed audience-oriented argumentation text, Argumentation and Critical Decision Making presents argumentation as a cooperative, communicative process. The text examines the general principles of argument in a rigorous yet readable manner and then applies those principles to different spheres of life-law, science, religion, business, and politics-to explore how conventions of argument change when applied to these real world arenas. Focusing on the dynamics of decision-making and using real life examples to illustrate principles, this book aims to help readers develop practical argumentation skills within the world of their daily lives.

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9780205417933 | 6 edition (Allyn & Bacon, August 13, 2004), cover price $95.00 | About this edition: The first and most thoroughly developed audience-oriented argumentation text, Argumentation and Critical Decision Making presents argumentation as a cooperative, communicative process.
9780321055637 | 5 sub edition (Longman Pub Group, July 1, 2000), cover price $73.20 | About this edition: This book examines the general principles of argument and then applies those principles to different spheres of life-politics, science, law, etc.
9780673980793 | 4 sub edition (Longman Pub Group, October 1, 1996), cover price $59.00 | About this edition: The first and most thoroughly developed audience-oriented argumentation book, Argumentation and Critical Decision Making presents argumentation as a cooperative, communicative process.
9780673464903 | 3rd edition (Harpercollins College Div, November 1, 1992), cover price $42.53 | About this edition: The first and most thoroughly developed audience-oriented argumentation book, Argumentation and Critical Decision Making presents argumentation as a cooperative, communicative process.

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9780205210596 | 8 edition (Prentice Hall, February 9, 2012), cover price $149.00

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Product Description: Reasoned Rationales provides a collection of key articles that detail the educational value of debate. From social scientific studies to reports on debate participant perceptions of efficacy, this volume offers an overarching rationale for the educational reasons we do academic and competitive debate...read more
By Joseph P. Zompetti (editor)

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9781617700231 | Intl Debate Education Assn, October 1, 2011, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Reasoned Rationales provides a collection of key articles that detail the educational value of debate.

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Advocacy and Opposition is a comprehensive and practical approach to argumentation and critical thinking for the beginning student who needs to construct and present arguments on questions of fact, value, and policy both orally and in writing. This text offers a theoretical view of the nature of argument in our society, a discussion of arguing as a form of communication, and a focus on how arguments are created using the Toulmin model of argument.

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9780205781188 | 7 edition (Prentice Hall, February 10, 2011), cover price $134.20
9780205193790 | 3rd edition (Allyn & Bacon, November 1, 1995), cover price $53.00 | also contains The Helios Conspiracy, The Helios Conspiracy | About this edition: Advocacy and Opposition is a comprehensive and practical approach to argumentation and critical thinking for the beginning student who needs to construct and present arguments on questions of fact, value, and policy both orally and in writing.

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Product Description: This concise argument text presents a broad range of rhetorical theory while providing the clear explanations and examples to make it accessible to an exceptionally wide range of students.    Essentials of Argument, 3e, contains ten chapters, each accompanied by class exercises and writing assignments...read more

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9780205827022 | 3 edition (Longman Pub Group, November 11, 2010), cover price $86.20 | also contains Essentials of Argument | About this edition: This concise argument text presents a broad range of rhetorical theory while providing the clear explanations and examples to make it accessible to an exceptionally wide range of students.
9780131777514 | Prentice Hall, February 21, 2005, cover price $51.00 | About this edition: This efficient and easily-readable book presents thinking and writing about argumentative issues in a clear format, enabling them to participate productively in all forms of argument, including those they encounter in school, at home, and on the job.

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Product Description: This concise argument text presents a broad range of rhetorical theory while providing the clear explanations and examples to make it accessible to an exceptionally wide range of students.    Essentials of Argument, 3e, contains ten chapters, each accompanied by class exercises and writing assignments...read more

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9780205827022 | 3 edition (Longman Pub Group, November 11, 2010), cover price $86.20 | also contains Essentials Of Argument | About this edition: This concise argument text presents a broad range of rhetorical theory while providing the clear explanations and examples to make it accessible to an exceptionally wide range of students.
9780136003335 | 2 edition (Prentice Hall, December 29, 2007), cover price $62.67 | About this edition: More perspectives on argument than any other concise writing guide .

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Product Description: Meaning in the Media addresses the issue of how we should respond to competing claims about meaning put forward in confrontations between people or organisations in highly charged circumstances such as bitter public controversies and expensive legal disputes...read more

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9780521199582 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, April 30, 2010), cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Meaning in the Media addresses the issue of how we should respond to competing claims about meaning put forward in confrontations between people or organisations in highly charged circumstances such as bitter public controversies and expensive legal disputes.

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9780521136402 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, April 30, 2010), cover price $44.99

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Product Description: 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...read more

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9780538449663 | 1 student edition (South-Western Pub, January 11, 2010), cover price $86.95 | About this edition: 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.

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9781465248091 | 3 edition (Kendall Hunt Pub Co, September 23, 2014), cover price $79.79 | About this edition: LOOKS BRAND NEW
9780757565441 | 2 edition (Kendall Hunt Pub Co, August 20, 2009), cover price $82.98 | About this edition: Book by BREADEN BARBARA

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