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PS: Political Science & Politic
To 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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Jamieson, K. H., & Hardy, B. (2012). What Is Civil Engaged Argument and Why Does Aspiring to It Matter?. PS: Political Science & Politic, 45 (3), 412-415. https://doi.org/10.1017/S1049096512000479
Date Posted: 29 August 2013
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