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Idebate Press is the publishing arm of the International Debate Education Association, which is dedicated to building open and democratic societies by teaching students how to debate. Founded in 2000, Idebate Press publishes books on debate, critical thinking, public speaking, and incorporating debate techniques into high school curriculum. Idebate Press focuses on subjects of particular interest to youth and of relevance to youth’s role in society. The market for our books range from middle school to university, with the majority of books geared towards high school students and teachers. Idebate Press is considered the premier publisher of books on debate worldwide, with many of its books translated into numerous languages, including Chinese, Arabic, French, Korean, Russian, and Spanish. Our products are used as resources for debate topics, as primary texts at debate camps, and at youth forums throughout the United States, Latin America, Africa, Europe, and Asia.

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  • Middle Schoolers' Debatabase (eBook) cover

    Middle Schoolers' Debatabase (eBook)

    Intl Debate Education Assoc
    290 Pages, Grade Staff
    Was: $25.95 (USD)
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    Middle Schoolers' Debatabase (eBook)

    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. Each entry presents: the topic; an introduction placing the question in context; notes about how to address the debate; 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


     
  • Speak Up! (eBook) cover

    Speak Up! (eBook)

    Intl Debate Education Assoc
    220 Pages, Grades 9 - 12
    Was: $25.95 (USD)
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    Speak Up! (eBook)

    Speak Up! is a primer for beginning and intermediate students participating in class and contest debates. Designed to support the Public Debate Program, it offers students clear, concise information on public speaking and debating. Combining the practical and theoretical, the text teaches students about verbal and nonverbal communication, how to research and present an argument, how to answer arguments, how to develop debate strategies and how to conduct a formal debate.


     
  • Debate and Dialogue in Correctional Settings (eBook) cover

    Debate and Dialogue in Correctional Settings (eBook)

    Intl Debate Education Assoc
    120 Pages, Grade Staff
    Was: $14.95 (USD)
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    Debate and Dialogue in Correctional Settings (eBook)

    Debate and Dialogue in Correctional Settings describes how debate can be integrated into existing classroom activities. It offers a new model for debate that emphasizes respectful dialogue, acknowledging counter evidence, and audience participation to facilitate meaningful learning. The model makes extensive use of diagrams, idea maps, and other visual approaches. The DDD model also promotes a range of practical skills, including critical thinking skills, associated more broadly with learning. Perhaps of most utility is the inherent flexibility of the model in meeting the needs of different instructors and classrooms.


     
  • Sparking the Debate (eBook) cover

    Sparking the Debate (eBook)

    Intl Debate Education Assoc
    288 Pages, Grades 9 - 12, Staff
    Was: $24.95 (USD)
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    Sparking the Debate (eBook)

    Sparking the Debate provides comprehensive instruction for starting and promoting debating activities in middle schools, high schools, universities, youth clubs, and in many other contexts.Topics covered include:


     
  • Media Literacy (eBook) cover

    Media Literacy (eBook)

    Intl Debate Education Assoc
    270 Pages, Grades 9 - 12
    Was: $24.95 (USD)
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    Media Literacy (eBook)

    Each lesson in the volume contains an introduction, clear steps to present and implement the material, relevant student handouts, and, where applicable, formative assessments/exit tickets. The book also contains a portfolio-based method of assessment, with summative assessments for the various units and opportunities to showcase student work.


     
  • Making Civic Relevant, Making Citizens Effective (eBook) cover

    Making Civic Relevant, Making Citizens Effective (eBook)

    Intl Debate Education Assoc
    224 Pages, Grades 9 - 12
    Was: $27.95 (USD)
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    Making Civic Relevant, Making Citizens Effective (eBook)

    Making Civics Relevant, Making Citizens Effective is designed to help secondary social studies and civics teachers bring an innovative, student-centered approach to the classroom that provides students with a framework for effective civic participation. The lesson plans in this book guide students through the process of selecting a community issue of concern and creating and implementing a plan of action.


     
  • Discovering the World Through Debate-4th Ed (eBook) cover

    Discovering the World Through Debate-4th Ed (eBook)

    Intl Debate Education Assoc
    236 Pages, Grades 9 - 12
    Was: $29.95 (USD)
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    Discovering the World Through Debate-4th Ed (eBook)

    Completely rewritten to make the work more accessible and to meet the needs of high school students, the fourth edition of Discovering the World through Debate is a guide to both the theory and practice of debate around the world.


     
  • The Debatabase Book - 6th Edition (eBook) cover

    The Debatabase Book - 6th Edition (eBook)

    Intl Debate Education Assoc
    236 Pages, Grades 9 - 12
    Was: $27.95 (USD)
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    The Debatabase Book - 6th Edition (eBook)

    An invaluable resource for debaters, this book provides background, arguments and resources on over 110 debate topics in areas as diverse as business, science and technology, environment, politics, religion, culture and education. All topics have been updated and new topics added for this edition. Each entry presents: the topic; an introduction placing the subject in context; arguments for and against; sample motions; and updated web links and the latest print resources for further research.


     
  • Citizen Journalism: Valuable, Useless, or Dangerous? by Melissa Wall (eBook) cover

    Citizen Journalism: Valuable, Useless, or Dangerous? by Melissa ...

    Intl Debate Education Assoc
    208 Pages, Grades 9 - 12
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    Citizen Journalism: Valuable, Useless, or Dangerous? by Melissa Wall (eBook)

    Citizen Journalism is an anthology of articles that address the rise of citizen-produced news content worldwide. Using digital tools such as YouTube and Twitter, ordinary people are collecting and sharing news that might otherwise never get reported. What does this trend mean for professional journalism and, ultimately, for democracy? Chapters include examples of citizen journalism from Britain, Burma, Canada, Iran, Kenya, Palestine, South Africa, Taiwan, and the United States.Thematic sections address: Competition or complement? How does incorporating citizen journalism content into mainstream news media content enhance or threaten professional journalism? Does citizen journalism merely provide professional news media with free labor? News practices. What news values are exhibited in citizen content? How do audiences respond to citizen-produced news? Should citizen journalists be expected to meet professional standards? Citizen voices. What type of citizen journalist is more likely to attract an audience? Do citizen journalists control their content after they insert it into news streams? Access and crises. Is citizen journalism accessible to all citizens, particularly during a crisis? How does the state influence citizen journalism?


     
  • The Practical Guide to Debating: Words Style/British Parliamentary Style by Neill Harvey-Smith (eBook) cover

    The Practical Guide to Debating: Words Style/British Parliamentary ...

    Intl Debate Education Assoc
    256 Pages, Grades 9 - 12
    Was: $25.95 (USD)
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    The Practical Guide to Debating: Words Style/British Parliamentary Style by Neill Harvey-Smith (eBook)

    Equips debaters to debate in Worlds Style, currently the most popular, most international and fastest-growing format of competitive debate. It provides debaters with techniques, ideas and advice to develop debating skills and offers tips for organizing a vibrant club, picking teams and getting the most out of tournaments. It shows you how to adjudicate debates and also contains an in-depth guide to entering and hosting competitions. The Practical Guide helps debaters see inside the mind of an adjudicator, and cuts through debate jargon with a comprehensive glossary of terms. Written in an easy, accessible style, it will guide and accompany debaters through their journey of improvement whether they are nervous beginners or accomplished speakers.


     
  • On Demand Writing For Students by Lynette Williams (eBook) cover

    On Demand Writing For Students by Lynette Williams ...

    Intl Debate Education Assoc
    192 Pages, Grades 9 - 12
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    On Demand Writing For Students by Lynette Williams (eBook)

    Writing essays in a timed situation demands an alternative approach to the traditional multi-draft writing process. This series of lessons coaches students on how to: prepare in advance of a timed essay; anticipate the types of prompts featured on a variety of standardized tests; construct roadmaps during exams to keep essays focused; and develop concise, meaningful introductions, body paragraphs, and conclusions. Included are exercises aimed at fine tuning word choice, sentence structure, and punctuation prowess in order to reach the top of scoring rubrics. Student writing samples offer examples of effective and ineffective writing and illustrate the importance of striving toward sniper fire rather than buckshot in on demand writing situations.


     
  • Finding Your Voice: A Comprehensive Guide to Collegiate Policy Debate by Allison Hahn, Taylor War Hahn and Marie-Odile N. Hobeika (eBook) cover

    Finding Your Voice: A Comprehensive Guide to Collegiate ...

    Intl Debate Education Assoc
    228 Pages, Grades 9 - 12, Staff
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    Finding Your Voice: A Comprehensive Guide to Collegiate Policy Debate by Allison Hahn, Taylor War Hahn and Marie-Odile N. Hobeika (eBook)

    Finding Your Voice provides an in depth introduction for students entering Collegiate or National High School Circuit Policy Debate. It presents information on mainstream, critical, and hybrid affirmatives alongside the tools and advice necessary for debaters to quickly progress into JV and Varsity divisions while avoiding bad-habits commonly seen in novice rounds. Finding Your Voice also includes a quick reference for debate terms, FAQ for partner issues and judge adaptation, research assistance, and rebuttal outlines.Chapters include: The Policy Debate Team; The Topic Process; Layout of the Debate; Speaking and Flowing; Evidence; Jobs of the Aff/Neg; Speeches; Cross-Examination; 1AC; Stock Issues; Topicality; Disadvantages; Kritiks; Counterplans; Theory; Judge Evaluation; Your First Tournament; Don't Panic List; Speaking Drills; Allison Hahn coaches the public debate team at the University of Pittsburgh.


     
  • Introduction to Public Forum and Congressional Debate by Jeffrey Hannan, Benjamin Berkman and Chad Meadows (eBook) cover

    Introduction to Public Forum and Congressional Debate by ...

    Intl Debate Education Assoc
    320 Pages, Grades 9 - 12
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    Introduction to Public Forum and Congressional Debate by Jeffrey Hannan, Benjamin Berkman and Chad Meadows (eBook)

    Created by many of the most successful and talented National Forensic League educators from a wide range of geographic locations, this text brings together current best practices for Public Forum and Congressional Debating. By drawing from a wide variety of styles, these authors provide bedrock principles for understanding, teaching, and competing in these popular debate events.


     
  • Argument and Audience: Presenting Debates in Public Settings by Ken Broda-Bahm, Daniela Kempf and William Driscoll (eBook) cover

    Argument and Audience: Presenting Debates in Public Settings ...

    Intl Debate Education Assoc
    384 Pages, Grades 5 - 12
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    Argument and Audience: Presenting Debates in Public Settings by Ken Broda-Bahm, Daniela Kempf and William Driscoll (eBook)

    A complete guide for the public debater, debate organizer, coach, or consultant.


     
  • A Guide to Debating in the World School's Style by Simon Quinn (eBook) cover

    A Guide to Debating in the World School's ...

    Intl Debate Education Assoc
    288 Pages, Grades 9 - 12
    Was: $24.95 (USD)
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    A Guide to Debating in the World School's Style by Simon Quinn (eBook)

    A how-to guide to the most popular style of debating among students in the world.


     
  • Winning Debates: A Guide to Debating in the Style of the World Universities Debating Championships by Steven L. Johnson (eBook) cover

    Winning Debates: A Guide to Debating in the ...

    Intl Debate Education Assoc
    272 Pages, Grades 9 - 12
    Was: $25.95 (USD)
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    Winning Debates: A Guide to Debating in the Style of the World Universities Debating Championships by Steven L. Johnson (eBook)

    A guide to debating in the style of the world universities debating championships.