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Struggles over the purposes of schooling in a democratic state

selected readings in the history of American education

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Published by University Press of America in Lanham, Md .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Education -- United States -- History.,
    • Education -- Social aspects -- United States -- History.,
    • Education -- Aims and objectives -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by Richard G. Lyons ... [et al.].
      ContributionsLyons, Richard, 1934-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLA205 .S76 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 277 p. :
      Number of Pages277
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL363535M
      ISBN 100761811745, 0761811753
      LC Control Number98023782

      A state is a polity under a system of is no undisputed definition of a state. A widely used definition from the German sociologist Max Weber is that a "state" is a polity that maintains a monopoly on the legitimate use of violence, although other definitions are not uncommon.. Some states are sovereign (known as sovereign states), while others are subject to external. He also critically explores efforts on the part of both civil society and the political opposition to reform the state. Analyzing the tortuous efforts since independence to create a sustainable, democratic state, he uses the struggle over constitutional reform as a window for understanding the larger struggles confronting Kenyan society.

      The struggle for democracy is primarily a political struggle on the form of governance, thus involving the reconstitution of the state. No one claims that democracy means and aims at social emancipation. Rather it is located on the terrain of political liberalism so, at best, creating conditions for the emancipatory project. democracy and education are linked to one another in two ways: first, in order to perpetuate itself, democracy needs educated citizens; and second, democratic ideas shape education itself, namely the constitution and process of the public school system (Dewey , S.

      THE TRANSFORMATION OF BLACK SCHOOL EDUCATION IN. SOUTH AFRICA, A HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE. Thesis. by. Mafu Solomon Rakometsi (Magister Artium) submitted in fulfilment of the requirements. for the degree. PHILOSOPHIAE DOCTOR. in the Faculty of Humanities (Department of History) at the. University of the Free State. BLOEMFONTEIN.   The Democratic States are where one fights the Antifa with their year history of a struggle for equality of opportunity and schooling. The ability to petition and assemble provide the mechanisms of the struggle among its voluntary adherents.


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Struggles Over the Purposes of Schooling in a Democratic State: Selected Readings in the History of American Education. Struggles Over the Purposes of Schooling in a Democratic State brings together a group of essays that demonstrate how the aims of schooling relate to the issues of who is to be schooled and the methods of instruction used in schools.

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Lyons [et al.]. Format Book Published Lanham, Md.: University Press of America, c Description xii, p.: ill. ; 23 cm. Other contributors Lyons, Richard, Notes. Buy Struggles over the Purposes of Schooling in a Democratic State: Selected Readings in the History of American Education: Selected Readings in the History of American Eduacation by Lyons, Richard G., Rodriguez, Juan C., Catallozzi, John, Benson, Norman (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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