Institutions of American Democracy: The Public Schools.
Fuhrman, Susan; Lazerson, Marvin. Institutions of American Democracy: The Public Schools. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2005. xxxvi, 388 pp. Original blue cloth hardcover, with gilt stamped spine, in a new dust jacket. New. Publisher's Price USD 80. Special $10. * "This volume is a collection of essays by leading scholars and educators that address the major challenges facing public education and suggest changes to keep the institution vital to the maintenance of an informed citizenry. Each chapter explores the ways in which the public schools are linked to the preparation of citizens, debates the concerns and disagreements, and proposes the possibilities for improvement...." (Publisher's description).
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