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Can democracy be taught?

Can democracy be taught?

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Published by Phi Delta Kappa Educational Foundation in Bloomington, Ind., U.S.A .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Democracy -- Study and teaching,
  • Multiculturalism -- Study and teaching,
  • Pluralism (Social sciences) -- Study and teaching,
  • Citizenship -- Study and teaching

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Andrew Oldenquist.
    ContributionsOldenquist, Andrew., Phi Delta Kappa. Educational Foundation.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLC1091 .C26 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination225 p. ;
    Number of Pages225
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1015587M
    LC Control Number96068281
    OCLC/WorldCa36023155

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OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 23 cm: Contents: Five questions about multiculturalism / by Nathan Glazer --Plurality, diversity, and the public space / by Maxine Greene --Pluralism and the tradition of democracy / by Joel Kupperman --The democratic education of disadvantaged children / by Bernard Watson --Constitutionalism in education for democracy / by John.

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