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By Ton Van Haaften, Henrike Jansen, Jaap De Jong, Willem De Koetsenruijter

From classical antiquity until eventually the current, humans and teams have taken to public areas, now principally digital, in an effort to relay their message and try and convince others. And for simply as lengthy, the equipment of organizing and engaging in such public debate and selection making were hotly contested. This selection of essays by way of uncommon overseas students provides an summary of the country of interdisciplinary scholarship at the artwork of rhetoric and the various methods and methodologies inside it. Bending Opinion cites a bunch of proper examples, from Barack Obama to Geert Wilders, in addition to compelling case reports.

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And, unlikely as it seems at first sight, it may be argued that some cherished concepts, such as the concept of free speech, have a similar regulatory function. 22 21 The need for reciprocity in addition to their model of deliberative democracy is seen as a weakness in Gutman and Thompson (2004, p. 18): in fact, however, it anchors their theory to evolutionary insights. 22 Ibid. p. 7. [ 44 ] LUP Bending Opinion Boek_Layout 2 27-01-11 14:46 Pagina 45 d e l i b e r at i o n , f re e s pe e c h a n d t h e m a rk e t p l ac e o f i d e a s In other words, concepts that we used to associate with the economic model, are in fact concepts of evolutionary theory that will be visible in various lowerlevel theories: in economy, psychology and the explanation of the function of literature (see Boyd 2009).

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