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ERIC Number: EJ379365
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1988
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Rebuilding an American Vocabulary.
O'Connor, Thomas H.
New England Journal of History, v45 n2 p15-21 Sum 1988
Discusses the lack of common knowledge among today's students, illustrating the societal and political consequences of education which fails to provide all students with some basic, agreed-upon foundation of shared knowledge. States that the re-establishment of a common national vocabulary is possible, workable, and necessary for preserving the future viability of the U.S. Constitution and U.S. government. (GEA)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: United States Constitution