The Debater's Guide, Revised Edition
- Publish Date: 1987-08-01
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Jon M. Ericson;James J. Murphy;Raymond Bud Zeuschner
This completely revised edition of an established classic offers practical and concise assistance in solving the problems of argumentation and communication for both beginning and advanced debate speakers.
The manual, written clearly and directly, covers both policy and value issues in addition to providing clear explanations, specific examples, and graphic presentations. The organization and design of the book allow quick reference to any particular aspect of debate, making it an excellent classroom text as well as a valuable tool during actual debates. A glossary of key debating terms and a selected bibliography of sources to consult when researching debate topics provide additional benefits for students.