Suggested Readings, Audio-Visual Materials, and Online Resources
Allen, Danielle S. Talking to Strangers: Anxieties of Citizenship Since Brown v. Board of Education. Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 2004.
Arnett, Ronald C. “Civic Rhetoric—Meeting the Communal Interplay of the Provincial and the Cosmopolitan: Barack Obama’s Notre Dame Speech, May 17, 2009.” Rhetoric & Public Affairs 14 (2011): 631-672.
Belkin, Douglas. “Notre Dame’s Invitation to Obama Sparks Protests and Soul-Searching.” Wall Street Journal, May 9, 2009, http://online.wsj.com/article/SB124182829629302479.html.
Benson, Thomas W. “The Rhetoric of Civility: Power, Authenticity, and Democracy.” Journal of Contemporary Rhetoric 1 (2011): 22-30.
Bone, Jennifer Emerling, Cindy L. Griffin, and T. M. Linda Scholz. “Beyond Traditional Conceptualizations of Rhetoric: Invitational Rhetoric and a Move Toward Civility.” Western Journal of Communication 72 (2008): 434-462.
Carter, Stephen L. Civility: Manners, Morals, and the Etiquette of Democracy. New York: Harper Perennial, 1998.
Crowley, Sharon. Toward a Civil Discourse: Rhetoric and Fundamentalism. Pittsburgh, PA: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2006.
Enos, Theresa J. “A Call for Comity.” In Renewing Rhetoric’s Relation to Composition: Essays in Honor of Theresa Jarnagin Enos. Ed. Shane Borrowman, Stuart C. Brown, and Thomas P. Miller. New York: Routledge, 2010, 207-235.
Foss, Sonja K., and Cindy L. Griffin. “Beyond Persuasion: A Proposal for an Invitational Rhetoric.” Communication Monographs 62 (1995): 2-18.
Gutmann, Amy, and Dennis Thompson. Why Deliberative Democracy? Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2004.
Herbst, Susan. Rude Democracy: Civility and Incivility in American Politics. Philadelphia, PA: Temple University Press, 2010.
Lozano-Reich, Nina M., and Dana L. Cloud. “The Uncivil Tongue: Invitational Rhetoric and the Problem of Inequality.” Western Journal of Communication 73 (2009): 220-226.
Makau, Josina M., and Debian L. Marty. Cooperative Argumentation: A Model for Deliberative Community. Prospect Heights, IL: Waveland Press, 2001.
Miller, Joshua Rhett. “Critics Blast Obama’s Scheduled Notre Dame Commencement Address.” Foxnews.com, March 24, 2009, http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2009/03/24/critics-blast-obamas-scheduled-notre-dame-commencement-address/.
Obama, Barack. The Audacity of Hope: Thoughts on Reclaiming the American Dream. New York: Vintage, 2006.
“Pomp and Circumstance: Obama to Speak at Notre Dame Graduation, Stirring Controversy on Campus.” Chicago Tribune, May 14, 2009, http://articles.chicagotribune.com/2009-05-14/news/0905140288_1_prayer-service-commencement-president-obama.
Tannen, Deborah. The Argument Culture: Moving From Debate to Dialogue. New York: Random House, 1998.
Wolffe, Richard. Renegade: The Making of a President. New York: Three Rivers Press, 2009.
“Can We Talk? A Conversation about Civility and Democracy in America.” National Constitution Center, March 2011, http://constitutioncenter.org/programs-events/public- symposium-on-civility-and-democracy/.
“Civility and Politics.” C-SPAN, July 16, 2012, http://www.c-spanvideo.org/program/307070-1.
Jenkins, John. “Commencement 2009: Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., Notre Dame President’s Commencement Address,” May 17, 2009, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IqwfNBOC-FI.
Nyks, Kelly. Split: A Divided America. Distributed by Split Films, 2008. Video Recording.
Center for Democratic Deliberation, http://cdd.la.psu.edu/.
Civil Conversation Project, http://being.publicradio.org/first-person/civil-conversations/.
GriffinHarte Foundation, http://www.griffinhartefoundation.org/.
Institute for Civility in Government, http://www.instituteforcivility.org/.
National Institute for Civil Discourse, http://nicd.arizona.edu/.
“Opposing Viewpoints.” California State University Long Beach University Library, http://www.csulb.edu/library/subj/opposing/.