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The art of debate. Season 1 / Professor Jarrod Atchison.

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Great courses (DVD).

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (15 video files (approximately 450 min.)) : sound, color.
  • Publisher: [United States] : The Great Courses, 2017.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Episode 16 Essentials of a Persuasive Rebuttal Episode 20 Power of Concessions Episode 8 Elements of a Good Case Episode 4 Structure of Argument Episode 15 Open-Ended Questions Episode 18 "Even If" Arguments Episode 9 Arguing for the Affirmative Episode 21 Conditional Argumentation Episode 13 Crucible of Cross-Examination Episode 7 Fallacies in Your Opponent's Arguments Episode 10 Building Affirmative Cases Episode 1 Hidden Value of Debate Episode 5 Using Evidence in Debate Episode 23 Judging Debates Episode 11 Arguing for the Negative.
Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note:
Lecturer: Dr. Jarrod Atchison, Wake Forest University.
Summary, etc.:
The Art of Debate offers you the ultimate how-to guide for hashing out differences of opinion and making stronger arguments based on reason and compromise. In 24 stimulating lectures, Professor Jarrod Atchison of Wake Forest University helps you develop your command of logic, construct clear arguments, recognize the fallacies in others' reasoning, and sharpen your own strategic thinking skills.
Target Audience Note:
Rated TVPG.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Debates and debating.
Persuasion (Rhetoric)

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