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- Combining Civic Advocacy and Competitive Collegiate Debate: A Study in a Public Advocacy Immersion Project. Bauer, Michael // Conference Papers -- National Communication Association;2008, p1
This paper will discuss the results of a project in which students immerse themselves in public advocacy. The student will be engaged in preparing and competing in collegiate debate tournaments as well as preparing and hosting public debates. The project hopes to host a Fall 2008 Indiana...
- DEMANDING EXPECTATIONS: SURVIVING AND THRIVING AS A COLLEGIATE DEBATE COACH. McDonald, Kelly M. // Argumentation & Advocacy;Fall2001, Vol. 38 Issue 2, p115
Focuses on problems faced by collegiate debate coaches. Concerns on annual travel schedules; Issues in the awarding of tenures; Resources for debate coaches.
- Policy debate: A retrospective and prospective view. Ziegelmueller, George // Argumentation & Advocacy;Summer90, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p26
Offers a historical perspective on the problems that plague policy debate in American colleges and universities. Decline in the size of the debate community; Efforts to reform the debate activity through indirect structural modifications.
- A proposal for co-mingling value and policy debate. Henderson, Bill // Argumentation & Advocacy;Summer90, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p31
Presents a solution on how to approach the problem of the decline of policy debate in American colleges and universities. Value of policy debate; Conduct of tournaments in geographically diverse locations.
- Heckling didn't help. Steel, Kevin // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;03/23/98, Vol. 25 Issue 14, p42
Focuses on national debating championships at the University of Alberta. Top teams from 44 universities that participated; Confrontational Western style of debating; Stress on spontaneity and ability to think on one's feet.
- Can we make intercollegiate debate more diverse? Stepp, Pamela // Argumentation & Advocacy;Spring97, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p176
Examines the barriers preventing diversity and representativeness to participating women and minorities at the Cross Examination Association tournaments in the United States from 1991-1995. Underrepresentation of women and minorities in the 1980s; Identification of the barriers to the...
- A response to `can we make intercollegiate debate more diverse?'. Fugate, Amy Lee // Argumentation & Advocacy;Spring97, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p191
Presents the author's response to the Professor Pamela Stepp's questions pertaining to the possibility of diversifying intercollegiate debates in the United States. Elimination of the barriers preventing diversification in intercollegiate debates; Recommendations in diversifying intercollegiate...
- Diversity and the public space: A response to Stepp. Frank, David A. // Argumentation & Advocacy;Spring97, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p195
Presents the author's response to Professor Pamela Stepp's study with David Zarefsky's Speech Communication Association presidential address. Stepp's description of forensics and intercollegiate debate; Recognition of Zarefsky's address as a useful framework in evaluating intercollegiate...
- A response to Frank and Frugate. Stepp, Pamela // Argumentation & Advocacy;Spring97, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p198
Presents the author's response on the comments of Professors David A. Frank and Amy Lee Fugate pertaining to the diversification of intercollegiate debate in the United States. Agreements and disagreements with Frank and Fugate; Recommendations in attaining the diversification of intercollegiate...