Philosophy and Rhetoric 48 (3):292 (2015)

Intuition tells us that respect and integrity are congruent, at least within morally upright communication. To have integrity is to speak with respect, and to speak with respect is to have integrity. Despite the intuitive congruence between respect and integrity, adherents to competing views in public discussion may nevertheless believe that to entertain the opponent’s reasons implies concession to ideas that injuriously counter one’s own position and thereby corrupt one’s own integrity. In an effort to better approach integrity and respect in such disputes, I propose an “other-words orientation” to communication. Dissoi logoi, the ancient art of double argument, is a central component of this orientation, as it..
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