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Cultural wars

school and society in the conservative restoration 1969-1984

by Ira Shor

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  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Routledge & Kegan Paul in Boston, (Mass.), London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Educational sociology -- United States.,
  • Education and state -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementIra Shor.
    SeriesCritical social thought
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLC191.4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii,238p. ;
    Number of Pages238
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21659549M
    ISBN 100710206372, 0710206496


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As the nation prepares to elect a new president, The Culture Wars addresses the key defining issues of contemporar5/5(1). James Kennedy has said, "The Cultural War is a difference in the World Viewpoints between believers and non-believers of Christ." The Cultural War has been formed and defined by a number of discovers and new theories that were developed in the 19th and 20th centuries, that have molded the present day mind set of American Society.

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