Citizenship and a free society: education for the future. by Franklin Kessel Patterson

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Published by National Council for the Social Studies. in Washington .

Written in English

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SeriesYearbook / National council for the social studies -- 28th, 1960.
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 292 p.
Number of Pages292
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Open LibraryOL14107444M

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[Franklin Patterson]. This book’s message is summed up in four assertions: (1) A free society requires, for it very survival, a citizenry devoted in large part to moral and civic virtue;(2) When virtue loses its public footing, too few citizens accept the responsibilities necessary for sustaining liberty in that society;(3) In the United States today, we are Cited by: 3.

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