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ERIC Number: EJ527575
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-1076-285X
Relational Qualities between Selves and Communities.
Thayer-Bacon, Barbara J.
Journal for a Just and Caring Education, v2 n3 p283-303 Jul 1996
The problems we face in America's schools and cities stem from our orientation to the individual/community relationship. Selves and communities are interconnected, interdependent, and relational. Implications for school policy and practice are discussed through the metaphor of a classroom, contrasting classic liberal and sociological constructivist perspectives, and ending with Dewey's relational, democratic perspective. (36 references) (MLH)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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