ERIC Number: EJ282238
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
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Schooling and Democracy: Editorial Comment.
Jones-Wilson, Faustine C.
Journal of Negro Education, v52 n2 p91-93 Spr 1983
Americans are cynical about their ability to effect changes through the political process and this cynicism increases in times of economic distress. "Civic education" in schools, which instills and reinforces civic values, knowledge, and skills such as communication and information processing, can help to rectify this situation. (AOS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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