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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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Friday, Sep 7, 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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Friday, Sep 7, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Bureaucracy: A Controversial Necessity" (IDAHO)

Monday, Sep 10, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Courts: Our Rule of Law" (IDAHO)

Tuesday, Sep 11, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Media: Inside Story" (IDAHO)

Wednesday, Sep 12, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Public Opinion: Voice of the People" (IDAHO)

Thursday, Sep 13, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Political Parties: Mobilizing Agents" (IDAHO)

Friday, Sep 14, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Elections: The Maintenance of Democracy" (IDAHO)

Monday, Sep 17, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Interest Groups: Organizing to Influence" (IDAHO)

Tuesday, Sep 18, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Global Politics: U.S.A. and the World" (IDAHO)

Wednesday, Sep 19, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Citizenship: Making Government Work" (IDAHO)

Thursday, Sep 20, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Constitution: Fixed Or Flexible?" (IDAHO)

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