Professor, Department Chairperson
Ed grew up in Fresno, California and enjoyed debating as an undergraduate. He served as the Director of the CMU Forensics program for 25 years.
Hinck, E. A. (2016). Challenges to recovering arguments once challenged in the public sphere. In Randy Lake (Ed.), Recovering argument (forthcoming), Taylor & Francis. Hinck, E. A., Hinck, S. S., Dailey, W. O., Hinck, R. S., & Ghanem, S. I. (2015).
Cultural differences in political debate: Comparing face threats in U.S., Great Britain, and Egyptian Campaign Debates. In Scrutinizing argumentation in practice, (Frans H. Van Eemeren & Bart Garssen, Eds.). Amsterdam, The Netherlands: John Benjamins.
MA: 1982, Wichita State
BS: 1978, University of Utah
• Political Debate
• Intro to Debate
• Rhetorical Criticism