By Roger Soder
Sponsored through the Institute for academic Inquiry
How are scholars going to operate successfully in a democratic society? This selection of unique essays outlines the severe position of our colleges in supporting create the stipulations invaluable for a democracy--and aiding create in scholars the features or tendencies serious to retaining a democracy.
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