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Author Fields, A. Belden.

Title Education and democratic theory : finding a place for community participation in public school reform / A. Belden Fields and Walter Feinberg with the assistance of Nicole Roberts
Published Albany : State University of New York Press, [2001]
©2001

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Description 148 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series SUNY series, democracy and education
SUNY series in political theory. Contemporary issues
SUNY series, democracy and education.
SUNY series in political theory. Contemporary issues.
Contents Ch. 1. Democracy in Small Places -- Ch. 2. A Failed Attempt -- Ch. 3. Engaging in Democratic Discourse Democratically / A. Belden Fields and Norman Denzin -- Ch. 4. Race and School in Ed City / A. Belden Fields and Norman Denzin -- Ch. 5. The PED's Challenge to Traditional Authority: The School Board -- Ch. 6. The Meeting of Bureaucratic and Dialogical Authority: The District Committee -- Ch. 7. Cooperation and Co-optation -- Ch. 8. Conclusion: Competing Conceptions of Democratic Education and Theory
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 139-140) and index
Subject Public schools -- United States -- Citizen participation -- Case studies.
Community and school -- United States -- Case studies.
Educational change -- United States -- Citizen participation -- Case studies.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Author Feinberg, Walter, 1937-
Roberts, Nicole.
LC no. 00061925
ISBN 0791449998 alkaline paper
0791450007 paperback alkaline paper