ERIC Number: ED364474
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
American Society and Economic Policy: What Should Our Goals Be? Public Talk Series.
This program guide encourages discussion on the fundamental values on which the government's economic policies are based. This public talk series program is designed for the discussion of critical social and political issues through a balanced, nonpartisan presentation of a spectrum of views. The core of the program is consideration of four underlying goals: (1) promote economic growth; (2) promote economic justice; (3) improve the quality of public lives; and (4) reduce income inequality. The program packet contains the following sections: (1) introductory letter; (2) notes to organizers; (3) a framework for discussion; (4) the options in brief; (5) perspectives on the options; (6) suggestions for leading this discussion; (7) suggested discussion questions; (8) leading a study circle; (9) suggestions for participants; (10) a follow-up form and (11) Public Talk Series Programs and other resources available from the Study Circles Resource Center. (NLA)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Discussion Groups, Economic Factors, Income, Justice, Labor Economics, Leaders Guides, Public Affairs Education, Socioeconomic Influences
Study Circles Resource Center, P.O. Box 203, Pomfret, CT 06258 ($2).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Community; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Topsfield Foundation, Pomfret, CT. Study Circles Resource Center.
Identifiers: Study Circles
Note: For other items in the series, see SO 023 605-609.