What Is Civil Engaged Argument and Why Does Aspiring to It Matter?PS: Political Science & Politic
Document TypeJournal Article
Date of this Version7-1-2012
AbstractTo answer the question posed by the title of this article, we sketch what we mean by the concepts of civility and argument and engagement; note the ways in which the rise of partisan media menaces civil engaged argument; and close with analysis of an exchange between a prominent Democrat and Republican that illustrates the importance of common definitions and sources of trusted evidence.
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Citation InformationKathleen Hall Jamieson and Bruce Hardy. "What Is Civil Engaged Argument and Why Does Aspiring to It Matter?" PS: Political Science & Politic Vol. 45 Iss. 3 (2012) p. 412 - 415
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