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About "Preseason: Introduction to Lincoln-Douglas Debate"
This preseason material was released in July 2018. It gives a foundational understanding of this particular event that Monument specializes in. To receive more preseason (and free) material, visit our Preseason and Free Material page.
This preseason download emphasizes Lincoln-Douglas Debate. The event’s namesake comes from Abraham Lincoln and Stephen Douglas from the 1860s. Most refer to Lincoln-Douglas as “LD” debate, or perhaps “values” debate. This preseason document introduces you to the most exciting competitive event of Lincoln-Douglas Debate. We are going to cover:
- Simple Explanation of Lincoln-Douglas Debate
- The Structure of Lincoln-Douglas Debate
- Leagues and Resolutions for Season 19
- Resources for Members
- Note to Parents
- Sample Download
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Coach Jeub is owner of Monument Publishing. He authors and co-authors several of the publications, but enjoys plugging other speech and debate talent into key writing positions. Mr. Jeub resides in Monument, Colorado, with his wife and 10 of his 16 children. Over the years, his family has carried five titles in two different leagues.