ERIC Number: EJ676018
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Deweyan Hopefulness in a Time of Despair.
Fishman, Stephen M.
JAC: A Journal of Composition Theory, v22 n4 p765-94 Fall 2002
Compares John Dewey's hopefulness in the years following World War I to reactions to September 11, 2001 in an effort to help teachers at all levels who need to rebuild their confidence that teaching can truly serve to strengthen and extend American democracy. Outlines four weaknesses to American democracy and three touchstones of optimism for contemporary teachers. (SG)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
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