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According to Discovering the World through Debate, an "appeal to authority" is "An argument that supports a claim with the opinion of experts in the field" (246).

"Works Cited"

Trapp, Robert et al. Discovering the World through Debate: A Practical Guide to Educational Debate for Debaters, Coaches, and Judges. Third Edition. IDEA Press Books, 2005.

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