ERIC Number: ED230999
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Debating United States Justice System: A Preliminary Analysis.
Fawcett, Richard G., Ed.
Intended to assist debaters and coaches who will be debating the 1983-84 national high school debate topic, this booklet combines discussion of general debate theory, and information specific to the topic: "What changes are most needed in the procedures used in the United States justice system?" The eight chapters of the booklet contain (1) a discussion of the role of values in policy debate, affirmative analysis and case ideas, and negative analysis and case ideas; (2) a guide to resources; (3) an annotated bibliography on debating the justice system; (4) background on the topic selection; (5) perspectives and techniques for arguing topicality; and (6) a bibliography on debate. (HTH)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Competition, Debate, Federal Courts, High Schools, Justice, Speech Communication, Speech Instruction, Speech Skills, State Courts
National Federation of State High School Associations, 11724 Plaza Circle, P.O. Box 20626, Kansas City, MO 64195 ($4.95).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Federation of State High School Associations, Kansas City, MO.
Identifiers: National Debate Topic
Note: A National Federation Publication for the 1983-84 National High School Debate Topic.