Introduction to debate from a critical framework: History and Introduction to collegiate debate(Part 1)

Introduction

This is part one of a four part series:

Part 1 can be read here

Part 2 can be read here.

Part 3 can be read here.

Part 4 can be read here.

The National Parliamentary Debate Association (NPDA) claims to be the largest debate organization in America. More than 240 schools have competed in intercollegiate debate…