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Educating for deliberative democracy

  title={Educating for deliberative democracy},
  author={Nancy L. Thomas},
EDITOR'S NOTES ( Nancy L. Thomas). 1. Teaching and Learning Civility (Peter Levine) Incivility can obstruct constructive public discourse and problem solving. Restoring civility is a task for higher education, but it may require tradeoffs with other democratic values. 2. Putting Politics Where It Belongs: In the Classroom (Diana Hess, Lauren Gatti) Teaching university students through discussing controversial issues has the potential to build civic capacity and political tolerance. 3. The… Expand
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Deliberation In and Through Higher Education
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