ERIC Number: ED542692
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1941
Reference Count: 0
Voices of Democracy: A Handbook for Speakers, Teachers, and Writers. Bulletin, 1941, No. 8
Molohon, Bernard, Comp.
US Office of Education, Federal Security Agency
This booklet brings together memorable expressions on liberty and democracy by philosophers, statesmen, and writers of all times. It also presents in brief story form memorable episodes in the never-ending struggle for freedom. The selected references suggest sources of additional material on these subjects. If these quotations and stories find their way into classroom discussions, speeches, radio dramas, and the hearts and memories of the people, this little book, brought out with the hope that it will help educators and others to interpret and make vivid the principles we seek to preserve, will have made its contribution to democratic morale. The contents of this handbook include the following topics: (1) "Give Me Liberty!"; (2) "We Go Forward"; (3) Four Freedoms; (4) Memorable Statements (5) Memorable Stories of Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness; and (6) Those Who Lifted their Voices. An index, as well as a list of "Books for Further Reading" are included. This bulletin was Compiled under the direction of Chester S. Williams. [Best copy available has been provided.]
Descriptors: Educational History, Guides, Speeches, Democracy, Democratic Values, Bibliographies, Reading Lists, Freedom, Personal Narratives, Biographies, United States History, Educational Resources, Morale, Citizenship Education, Public Officials, Civil Rights, Minority Groups, Slavery, Economic Climate, Leaders
US Office of Education, Federal Security Agency.
Publication Type: Books; Historical Materials; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Federal Security Agency, US Office of Education (ED)