Democracy and Education
It is not true there is no common interest in such an organization between governed and governors. The authorities in command must make some appeal to the native activities of the subjects, must call some of their powers into play. Talleyrand said that a government could do everything with bayonets except sit on them. This cynical declaration is at least a recognition that the bond of union is not merely one of coercive force.
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I made the mistake of picking up another book by Dewey. His arguments are as dim in this book as they were in Experience and Nature. Somehow his unclear language constantly obscures the point he's ... Read full review