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ERIC Number: EJ717519
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Sep-1
Pages: 8
Abstractor: Author
Reference Count: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0360-9170
Democracy in the Balance
Edelsky, Carole
Language Arts, v82 n1 p8 Sep 2004
A discussion of democracy is offered that includes historical reactions to the concept, a description of two types of democracy as they appear in the United States contexts. A brief discussion of the contradictions and tensions built into the very core of democracy, and evidence for the corruption of democracy is presented.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: United States