Debating - the art of sophisticated arguing
What can teach you real world skills that few people have yet everyone covets?

 

Debating Society


 Debating



 

(Cruikshank, 1756)


"I love argument, I love debate. I don’t expect anyone just to sit there and agree with me, that’s not their job."
Margaret Thatcher
"Healthy disagreement, debate, leading to compromise has always been the American way."
Donald L. Carcieri
"It is better to debate a question without settling it than to settle a question without debating it."
Joseph Joubert
 
Project purpose:
This project aims to educate you about what debating is and what real-world benefits it can provide to people of all ages. Also included on this site are; debating terms that are commonly used, the different types of formats debates are held in, and some useful debating resources to check out.
 
So unless you have a good argument why you shouldn’t ... please dive in and learn Debating "the art of sophisticated arguing"
Topic:
Debating
Themes:
arguing
debate
debating
Focus Content Area:
English/Language Arts

Secondary Content Area:
Performing Arts
Leadership
History/Social Science
ESL
Education
Grade Level:
5
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Junior/Community College
University