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Democratic culture

Democratic culture

historical and philosophical essays

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Published by Routledge in New Delhi .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementeditor, Akeel Bilgrami
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 235 p.
Number of Pages235
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25271130M
LC Control Number2012335249

Democratic schools are governed democratically, usually at weekly school meetings at which each student and staff member has one vote. The school meeting typically legislates all rules of behavior at the school and works out procedures for enforcing them, typically involving a jury composed of school members of all ages. Song and Democratic Culture was published in a binary, Cold-War world and triggered controversy. While some critics castigated its Marxist approach, others enthused that ‘such unabashed partisanship amply reveals the outstanding characteristic of Watson's book’ (Janet Oppenheim, American Historical Review).

Jerome Braun, known for his writings in interdisciplinary social science, an approach he calls pragmatic critical theory, here provides a book that discusses issues relevant to the moral underpinnings of democratic society, including issues of social evolution and of culture and personality. This book will be of particular interest to scholars. East Asia/Southeast Asia:: Korea, North. Satellite image shows North and South Korea (upper left) as well as the Japanese island of Shikoku, nestled between Kyushu to the southwest and Honshu to the north. Photo courtesy of NASA. Factbook photos - obtained from a variety of sources - are in the public domain and are copyright free.

  Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews is an electronic, peer-reviewed journal that publishes timely reviews of scholarly philosophy books. Art in Public: Politics, Economics, and a Democratic Culture // Reviews // Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews // University of Notre Dame. “The Democratic Surround is a dazzling cultural history that demonstrates how American intellectuals, artists, and designers from the s to the s imagined new kinds of collective events—different from fascism’s crowds—that were intended to promote a powerful experience of American democracy in action.


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In Corrupting Youth, Peter Euben explores the affinities between Socratic philosophy and Athenian democratic culture as a way to think about issues of politics and education, both ancient and modern.

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