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Pros and cons : a debater's handbook

Author: Trevor Sather
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 18th edView all editions and formats
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"Pros and Cons: A Debater's Handbook offers a unique guide to current controversies, providing material for debate on a wide range of topics." "Arguments for and against each subject appear in adjacent columns for easy comparison, and related topics and suggestions for possible motions are listed at the end of each entry. This eighteenth edition includes new issues such as censorship of the Internet, genetic  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Trevor Sather
ISBN: 0415195470 9780415195478 0415195489 9780415195485
OCLC Number: 39763882
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xiii, 263 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Philosophical/Political theory --
Constitutional/Governance --
Politics and economics : national --
Politics and economics : international --
Moral and religious --
Education, culture and sport --
Law and crime --
Health, science and technology.
Responsibility: edited by Trevor Sather.
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With topics ranging from censorship of the internet to genetic engineering, this work offers a unique and invaluable practical guide to current controversies, providing material on a wide range of  Read more...

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An impressive resource. Well over one hundred controversies are covered in the book. The contributors have produced a powerful testament to the scope of public debate. An essential reference.

 
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