For argument's sake | Dan Cohen | TEDxColbyCollege

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Why do we argue? To out-reason our opponents, prove them wrong, and, most of all, to win! ... Right? Philosopher Daniel H. Cohen shows how our most common form of argument - a war in which one person must win and the other must lose - misses out on the real benefits of engaging in active disagreement.

This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences.