ERIC Number: EJ607840
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Organizing a Community and Responding to Its Needs: The First Fifty Years of the American Forensic Association.
Klumpp, James F.
Argumentation and Advocacy, v37 n1 p12-27 Sum 2000
Narrates how the American Forensic Association (AFA) evolved in ways that involved both adaptation and consistency. Describes issues that have driven the AFA's agenda in the first 50 years. Considers the style through which the organization's members have addressed these issues. Notes that the growth of forensics was not isolated from the growth of the academy and the speech discipline. (NH)
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Journal Articles
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