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Stack, Sam F., Jr. – Education and Culture, 2009
In an attempt to better understand the complexity of American racism and democracy, this paper explores racism through the plight of an African American sharecropper, Odell Waller, and the reaction and involvement of John Dewey, America's most liberal democratic philosopher of the 20th century. This exploration delves into the nature of American…
Descriptors: Democracy, Racial Relations, Civil Rights, Social Change
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Meadows, Elizabeth; Blatchford, Katherine – Education and Culture, 2009
Excellent, democratic education that furthers each person's potential, success and happiness for her own and others' well-being is not yet widespread in the U.S. today. Dewey's The Public and Its Problems has much to say about the possibilities and challenges of achieving this goal. This paper examines Dewey's ideas about how a public for…
Descriptors: Democracy, Democratic Values, Social Change, Social Justice
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Bassey, Magnus O. – Education and Culture, 2009
Malcolm X in his autobiography claimed that every experience he had as a youth was educative. Such a claim confronts us, as educators, with a serious dilemma, that is, whether all transformations and human experiences are educative. In reviewing John Dewey's major writings on the topic, the author concludes that some of Malcolm X's early…
Descriptors: Autobiographies, Educational Environment, Experiential Learning, Learning Processes
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Hickman, Larry A. – Education and Culture, 2009
There seems to be an unwritten agreement among most Americans that there are three topics that are best avoided in polite company: (1) politics; (2) personal finances; and (3) religion. The American reluctance to discuss religion with acquaintances at a dinner party or picnic may be a part of a larger phenomenon: a manifestation of the secularism…
Descriptors: Religion, Constitutional Law, Religious Organizations, Interviews
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Hansen, David T. – Education and Culture, 2009
Many people rightly consider John Dewey a distinctively American thinker. He was born into a time-honored New England culture. He was educated in American schools. He lived and worked virtually his entire life in the United States. He had a lifelong respect for American traditions in poetry, literature, philosophy, and more. He was active in…
Descriptors: Educational Philosophy, Progressive Education, Pragmatics, Federal Legislation
Riddy, D. C. – Education and Culture, 1969
"Education and Culture is a publication of the Council for Cultural Co-operation of the Council of Europe. The autumn 1969 issue is a special number devoted to modern languages. (DS)
Descriptors: Bilingualism, Children, Closed Circuit Television, Elementary Schools
Riddy, D. C. – Education and Culture, 1969
"Education and Culture is a publication for the Council for Cultural Co-operation of the Council of Europe. The autumn 1969 issue is a special number devoted to modern languages. (DS)
Descriptors: Cross Cultural Training, Elementary Schools, Instructional Materials, Language Instruction
Gorosch, Max – Education and Culture, 1969
"Education and Culture is a publication of the Council for Cultural Co-operation of the Council of Europe. The autumn 1969 issue is a special number devoted to modern languages. (DS)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Adults, Course Content, Electronic Equipment
Le Comte, Jean; Gebler, Jean-Marc – Education and Culture, 1969
"Education and Culture is a publication of the Council for Cultural Co-operation of the Council of Europe. The autumn 1969 issue is a special number devoted to modern languages. (DS)
Descriptors: Audiolingual Methods, Audiovisual Aids, Electronic Equipment, Language Laboratories
Nickel, Gerhard – Education and Culture, 1969
"Education and Culture is a publication of the Council for Cultural Co-operation of the Council of Europe. The autumn 1969 issue is a special number devoted to modern languages. (DS)
Descriptors: Contrastive Linguistics, Diagrams, Grammar, Language Research
Trim, J. L. M. – Education and Culture, 1969
"Education and Culture is a publication of the Council for Cultural Co-operation of the Council of Europe. The autumn 1969 issue is a special number devoted to modern languages. (DS)
Descriptors: Computer Assisted Instruction, Cross Cultural Training, Educational Technology, Language Instruction
Abbadie, Madeleine – Education and Culture, 1974
Article presented a rapid sketch of some of the problems facing the European states as regards preschool education. (Author)
Descriptors: Child Care, Child Development, Educational Development, Educational Objectives
Oestreicher, J. P. – Education and Culture, 1974
Article discussed second language learning in primary and nursery schools. (RK)
Descriptors: Age, Bilingualism, Instructional Materials, Language Instruction
Geminard, L. – Education and Culture, 1974
Considered the problem of educating those students between the ages of 16 and 19 and following the conclusions in Professor Henri Janne's report mentioned in the article, suggestions for making educational developments for this group were described. (RK)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Curriculum Development, Educational Needs, Educational Planning
Berger, Rene – Education and Culture, 1974
Discussed different kinds of television viewing and how educational programs are affected by the limitations of television as presently conceived. (RK)
Descriptors: Audiences, Cable Television, Commercial Television, Definitions
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