Populism and Parental Choice

Coons, John E.
November 2000
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Nov2000, Issue 107, p16
Focuses on the debate on parental choice as an issue of civil rights and basic justice in response to the insight emergent among the urban poor and working class. Ideological history; Populist impulse behind school choice; Conversion of federal educational subventions into vouchers for the poor; Democratic and human values for school choice; Moral significance of liberal philosophers.


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