ERIC Number: EJ628671
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
"Pure Futility and Waste": Academic Political Science and Civic Education.
Leonard, Stephen T.
PS: Political Science and Politics, v32 n4 p749-54 Dec 1999
Argues that the obstacle to the revitalization of civic education in academic political science is the view that research and publication deliver professional advancement and recognition while engaging in civic education does not. Reviews the reflections of several American Political Science Association (APSA) committees on instruction. Provides background information on civic education and academic political science. (CMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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