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Aired 9/3/1998

Some argue that civility in the day-to-day workings of a society is a sign of tolerance, respect, and civilization. Others argue that incivility is a necessary spur to progress, because only incivility can upset an unacceptable status quo.

  Stephen Carter
    professor of law at Yale University, author of The Culture of Disbelief
  Benjamin DeMott
    Amherst College

Originally Aired: 9/3/1998

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