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Democracy In America

Democracy in America, a video course for high school civics teachers covers topics of civic knowledge, skills, and dispositions recommended by The Civics Framework for the National Assessment of Educational Progress developed by the U.S. Department of Education. The 15 half-hour video programs, hosted by national television correspondent Ren

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Thursday, May 31, 2012 - 4:30 AM    "Bureaucracy: A Controversial Necessity" This program reveals how the American bureaucracy delivers significant services directly to the people, how it has expanded in response to citizen demands for increased government services, and how bureaucrats sometimes face contradictory expectations that are difficult to satisfy.. D

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Thursday, May 31, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Bureaucracy: A Controversial Necessity" (IDAHO)

Friday, Jun 1, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Courts: Our Rule of Law" (IDAHO)

Monday, Jun 4, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Media: Inside Story" (IDAHO)

Tuesday, Jun 5, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Public Opinion: Voice of the People" (IDAHO)

Wednesday, Jun 6, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Political Parties: Mobilizing Agents" (IDAHO)

Thursday, Jun 7, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Elections: The Maintenance of Democracy" (IDAHO)

Friday, Jun 8, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Interest Groups: Organizing to Influence" (IDAHO)

Monday, Jun 11, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Global Politics: U.S.A. and the World" (IDAHO)

Wednesday, Aug 29, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Citizenship: Making Government Work" (IDAHO)

Thursday, Aug 30, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Constitution: Fixed Or Flexible?" (IDAHO)

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