Useful Links

Argumentation & Debate

・International Society for Teaching Debate

        ・Japan Debate Association

・International Society for Teaching Debate (in Japanese)ディベート教育国際研究会-216016068606428/

・National Debate Tournament

・American Forensic Association

・ARG-tech | Centre for Argument Technology

・NAFA | National Association of Forensics and Argumentation (in Japanese)

・CoDA | Collegiate Debate Association (in Japanese)

・NADE | National Association of Debate in Education (in Japanese)

・HEnDA | All Japan High school English Debate Association


・DEBATE CENTRAL (Debating Resources for the World since 1994)

・International Debate Education Association

・National Speech & Debate Association

・Japan Parliamentary Debate Union (in Japanese)

・World Universities Debating Championships

・American Parliamentary Debate Association

・PDA | National Parliamentary Debate Association

・ESUJ-Debate | English-Speaking Union of Japan

・English-Speaking Union

・Speech bank and more

・Department of Communications | University of Pittsburgh

・USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism

・University of Amsterdam, Speech Communication, Argumentation Theory and Rhetoric

・Monash Association of Debaters

・World Debating News (after 2016

・World of Debate

・Critical Thinking Community

Argumentation & Debate Journals

・Argumentation and Advocacy | American Forensic Association

・ISSA – International Society for the Study of Argumentation

・Argumentation – Springer

・Journal of Argumentation in Context [JAIC] – John Benjamins

・Contemporary Argumentation & Debate

・Parliamentary Debate: The Journal of the National Parliamentary Debate Association

・Rostrum – National Speech & Debate Association

・Informal Logic

・Argument & Computation – Taylor & Francis Online


・Japan Communication Association
・―Kyushu Chapter (in Japanese)

・National Communication Association

・International Communication Association (ICA)

・American Communication Association (ACA)

・NCA Journals
In partnership with Routledge/Taylor and Francis, NCA    publishes 11 academic journals that are designed to provide  timely, essential information to communication professionals. The journals provide the latest research in the discipline and showcase diverse perspectives on a range of scholarly topics.

Quarterly Journal of Speech
Communication Monographs
Communication and Critical/Cultural Studies
Journal of International and Intercultural Communication
Communication Education
Journal of Applied Communication Research
Communication Teacher
Review of Communication
Critical Studies in Media Communication
Text and Performance Quarterly
First Amendment Studies (formerly Free Speech Yearbook)

・American Communication Journal

・European Journal of Communication

・Online speech textbook

・Stand up, Speak – The Practice and Ethics of Public Speaking (free PDF textbook)

・MERLOT (free and open online teaching and learning materials);jsessionid=1FA99A119A3B271F456038C65633CA6A

・Paul Ekman (Facial expressions)

・Pearson | Communication, Film & Theatre

・SAGE Publications | Communication & Media Studies

Language Studies and more


・The United  Associations of Language Studies

・Dell Hymes

・The LINGUIST List is dedicated to providing information on language and language analysis, and to providing the discipline of linguistics with the infrastructure necessary to function in the digital world.

・APA Style

・IDEA | International Dialects of English Archive

・The Japan Association for Interpreting and Translation Studies

・Japanese Association for Ethnomethodology and Conversation Analysis

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