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The Middle Schoolers' Debatabase: 75 Current Controversies for Debators

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Publisher Comments:

An invaluable resource for middle school debaters, this book provides background, arguments and resources on 75 debate topics in areas as diverse as business, science and technology, environment, politics, religion, culture and education. Topics include: Border Security, Death Penalty, Drug Testing in Schools, Global Climate Change, Gun Control, Internet Privacy, Legal Driving Age, Maritime Piracy, Nuclear Weapons, School Uniforms, Social Networking, Space Exploration, Torture, Violence in the Media. Each entry presents: the topic; an introduction placing the question in context; arguments pro and con; sample motions; and web links for further research. Organized in a handy A-Z format, the book also includes a topical index for easy searching.

Book News Annotation:

For beginning middle school debaters, coaches, teachers, and parents, Bettivia, who leads a debate league for middle school students, provides background, pro and con statements, sample motions, information on debating motions, and resources for 75 debate topics in areas such as the environment, politics, religion, culture, and education. Arranged in alphabetical order and meant to appeal to middle school students while introducing them to domestic and international issues, they include school-related topics like dress codes, and others such as banning plastic bags, making cigarettes illegal, the death penalty, universal health care, video games, and negotiating with terrorists. Annotation ©2011 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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Provides background, arguments and resources on 75 debate topics for middle schoolers.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781932716573
Author:
Bettivia, Rhiannon
Publisher:
International Debate Education Association
Author:
The National Forensic League (NFL)
Author:
National Forensic League, The
Subject:
Decision Making & Problem Solving
Subject:
Education-Conflict Resolution
Publication Date:
20110131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
188

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Reference » Speech and Debate

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