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Beyond liberal democracy in schools

Barbara J. Thayer-Bacon

Beyond liberal democracy in schools

the power of pluralism

by Barbara J. Thayer-Bacon

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Published by Teachers College Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education -- Philosophy,
  • Democracy and education,
  • Pluralism (Social sciences)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 187-192) and index.

    StatementBarbara J. Thayer-Bacon ; foreword by Maxine Greene.
    SeriesAdvances in contemporary educational thought series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB14.7 .T528 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 200 p. ;
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16834196M
    ISBN 10080774865X
    ISBN 109780807748657
    LC Control Number2007050684

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