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Democratic Education Stretched Thin

How Complexity Challenges a Liberal Ideal (S U N Y Series in Philosophy of Education)

by David J. Blacker

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Published by State University of New York Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy of education,
  • Decision Making & Problem Solving,
  • Philosophy & Social Aspects,
  • Education,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Democracy,
  • Philosophy,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages249
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11150321M
    ISBN 100791469654
    ISBN 109780791469651

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    Moms and dads will have more power to challenge their child’s classroom books or other lesson materials that parents deem distasteful, offensive or inappropriate for public schools, under a bill. They say funds to prevent interference and ensure people can vote safely are running thin, despite the fact that Congress has passed $ million in funding for election security since December.

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“ Democratic Education Stretched Thin enriches and modifies through intricate and convincing argumentation the liberal approach to citizenship education.

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Democratic Education Stretched Thin: How Complexity Challenges a Liberal Ideal. By David J. Blacker. New York: State University of New York Press.

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He is the author of four books, including The Falling Rate of Learning and the Neoliberal Endgame (Zero), Democratic Education Stretched Thin: How Complexity Challenges a Liberal Ideal (SUNY) and Dying to Teach: The Educator’s Search for Immortality (Columbia/TC). Stimulus funds will help black colleges whose resources were stretched thin responding to the pandemic.

Congress allocates more than $1 billion. Revising Pluralism’s Place in Education: A Critical Sermon Needing a Larger Congregation In Democratic Education Stretched Thin, University of Delaware Professor David J. Blacker approaches his subject with a philosopher’s mind and excellent credentials.

The Children's Home and Aid Regional Office in Bloomington received rare good news late last year when it received a $, grant from the Illinois BoardMissing: Democratic Education. David Blacker, professor of Philosophy of Education and Legal Studies at the University of Delaware, writes in Democratic Education Stretched Thin: How Complexity Challenges a Liberal Ideal (), that "one can only applaud the efforts initiated by Christopher Phillips.

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While a minimalist—or "thin"—definition of democracy is far better than the alternative, it does not go far enough in defining democracy in terms of inputs rather than outputs. A competitive electoral system is not an institutional input, but one possible intermediate effect of democratic .