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College Catalog 2015-2016 
College Catalog 2015-2016 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

AMST 280 - Re-envisioning Education and Democracy

Cross-Listed as EDUC 280  and POLI 211 
This course explores the design, implementation, and evaluation of public education policy as a primary means for engaging more active, inclusive and effective approaches to social inquiry and civic participation. Drawing from classic and contemporary theories of education and democracy, complemented by recent developments and controversies in public policy studies, students work to design innovative, principled, educationally sound and politically feasible responses to significant civic concerns. Fall semester. (4 Credits)