ERIC Number: EJ346222
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: 0
Dissenters in a Democracy: Patriots or Subversives?
McPhie, Walter, E.
Social Studies, v77 n5 p192-95 Sep-Oct 1986
Maintains that citizens in a democracy have a patriotic responsibility to speak out against policies with which they sincerely disagree. Lists examples of notable American dissenters, provides guidelines for responsible dissent, and presents the comments of three prominent citizens regarding the influence of common people on government policies. (JDH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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