ERIC Number: ED114892
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: N/A
Bicentennial Youth Debates: Issue Analysis.
Huseman, Richard C., Ed.; Luck, James I., Ed.
This document includes introductory essays, excerpted documents, and selected bibliographies to promote a national dialogue concerning America for its Bicentennial. Bicentennial Youth Debates (BYD) is a national program developed by the Speech Communication Association and supported by a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities. The nine issues into which this volume is divided and which constitute the BYD topics are the American Issues Forum monthly topics: A Nation of Nations, The Land of Plenty, Certain Unalienable Rights, A More Perfect Union: The American Government, Working in America, The Business of America, America in the World, Growing Up in America, and Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness. A final section on preparing for BYD events is also included. (LL)
Descriptors: American Culture, American Studies, Bibliographies, Cultural Awareness, Debate, Essays, National Programs, Nationalism, Persuasive Discourse, Social Problems, United States History
Addison-Wesley Publishing Co., Inc., Reading, Massachusetts 01867 ($7.50 paper)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Endowment for the Humanities (NFAH), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Speech Communication Association, Annandale, VA.