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Tolerating political dissent

H. D. Nielsen

Tolerating political dissent

the impact of high school social climates in the United States and West Germany

by H. D. Nielsen

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Published by Almqvist and Wiskell .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby H.D.Nielsen.
SeriesIEA Monograph Studies -- no.6
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20150384M

Descent, Decent, and Dissent There is often confusion over the words descent, decent, and dissent. Descent The noun descent has a few meanings: The action of descending (i.e., going downwards). The Boeing started its descent f feet. A downhill incline. It features a long, steep descent that is ideal for advanced skiers. Family origin.   The obligation to dissent is in fact a hallmark of McKinsey culture, established and enshrined decades ago by Marvin Bower, the legendary head of .

Celebrate free expression during Banned Books Week (September 22 – 28, ). The theme of this year’s event proclaims “Censorship Leaves Us in the Dark,” urging everyone to “Keep the Light On.”. Banned Books Week is the most important opportunity during the year for advocates — publishers, booksellers, librarians, educators, journalists, and readers — to explain why we must. Popular Opinion and Political Dissent in the Third Reich: Bavaria Ian Kershaw.

silencing political dissent When U.S. national security is threatened, our commitment to the First Amendment and the democratic values it embodies becomes all the more essential. Crises force us to make decisions on the weightiest of matters-whether to declare war, whether to take military action and compel military service, whether to curtail.   The latest weapon of political dissent: reading A student in Illinois spoke volumes by reading Claudia Rankine’s Citizen at a Donald Trump rally. Which book would you reach for Author: Lindesay Irvine.


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Tolerating political dissent by H. D. Nielsen Download PDF EPUB FB2

Many came to see cold war liberals during the Vietnam War as willing to invoke the democratic ideal, while at the same time tolerating dictatorships in the cause of anticommunism. This volume of essays demonstrates how opposition to the war, the military-industrial complex, and the national security state crystallized in a variety of different and often divergent political by: 4.

Tolerating political dissent: the impact of high school social climates in the United States and West Germany. The American political radicals of the s understood, articulated, and defended the crucial necessity of dissent to democracy. By returning to their struggles, successes, and setbacks, and analyzing their imaginative arguments, Martin recovers a more robust approach to popular politics, one centered on the ever-present need to challenge the status quo and the powerful institutions that both Cited by: 2.

NEILSON, H., DEAN. Tolerating Political Dissent. Stockholm: Almqvist and Wiksell, New Jersey: Humanities Press, pp. $ M. STEPHEN WEATHERFORD University of California, Santa Barbara Inthe International Association for the Evaluation of Educational Achievement (IEA) mounted one of the most extensive data-collection efforts.

In her groundbreaking new book, Silencing Political Dissent, constitutional expert Nancy Chang examines how the Bush administration's fight against terrorism resulted in a disturbing erosion of First Amendment rights and increase of executive power.

In this timely book, Cass R. Sunstein shows that organizations and nations are far more likely to prosper if they welcome dissent and promote openness. Attacking "political correctness" in all forms, Sunstein demonstrates that corporations, legislatures, even presidents are likely to blunder if they do not cultivate a culture of candor and disclosure.

This book argues that this possibility will not be fulfilled if schools do not cultivate the skills necessary for our citizens to engage in political dissent. It looks at how practices in schools, such as the testing regime and the 'hidden curriculum', suppress students' ability to voice ideas that stand in.

Tolerism is a worldview in which the tolerance of cultural “otherness” -- the more violently anti-Western the better -- has become Western elites’ most celebrated (perhaps their sole) value, before.

His last book, Hindutva or Hind Swaraj, is a good example of the creativity of dissent. Ananthamurthy would talk to the right and the left, engage with any group and yet Author: Shiv Viswanathan.

Bustle. 11 Books About Political Dissent For Your Civil Disobedience Reading List. By E. Ce Miller. March 2, Spencer Platt/Getty Images News/Getty Images.

Tolerating Dissent Countries that fail to safeguard free speech and press freedom are likely to be visited first by dictatorship, and then by threats to the governing regime. In liberal democracies committed to tolerating diversity as well as disagreement, the loss of civility in the public sphere seems critical.

But is civility really a virtue, or a demand for conformity that silences dissent. Teresa Bejan looks at early modern debates about religious toleration for answers about what a civil society should look like.

Books shelved as dissent: Beautiful Souls: Saying No, Breaking Ranks, and Heeding the Voice of Conscience in Dark Times by Eyal Press, Occupy by Noam Cho. Now updated with a new introduction and bibliography, Kershaw's classic study of popular responses to Nazi policy and ideology explores the political mentality of "ordinary Germans" in one part of Hitler's Reich.

Basing his account on many unpublished sources, the author analyzes socioeconomic discontent and the popular reaction to the anti-Church and anti-Jewish policies of the Nazis, and /5(2). Steven H. Shiffrin, an authority on First Amendment rights, argues in his new book Dissent, Injustice, and the Meanings of America (Princeton University Press, ) that free speech and dissent are core American values that we should encourage, not merely tolerate.

Shiffrin contends, however, that our nation's major institutions -- including. Books; Vietnam and the American Political Tradition; Vietnam and the American Political Tradition. Vietnam and the American Political Tradition The Politics of Dissent. Get access. Buy the print book with its willingness to invoke the democratic ideal and at the same time tolerate dictatorships in the cause of anticommunism, as morally and.

About Silencing Political Dissent In her groundbreaking new book, Silencing Political Dissent, constitutional expert Nancy Chang examines how the Bush administration’s fight against terrorism is resulting in a disturbing erosion of First Amendment rights and increase of executive power.

‘No dissent is tolerated and concerned citizens who are vocal are considered special interest groups.’ ‘The protest was a rare event in a country where political dissent isn't tolerated.’ ‘Those who knew him were aware he would not tolerate dissent like that, but would pick his time.’. Dissent, an unwillingness to cooperate with an established source of authority, which can be social, cultural, or political theory, dissent has been studied mainly in relation to governmental power, inquiring into how and to what extent dissent should be promoted, tolerated, and controlled by a.

In book: The Politics of Dissent, Chapter: 1, Publisher: Peter Lang, Editors: Martin Bak Jørgensen, Óscar García Agustín, pp Cite this publication Martin Bak Jørgensen. Why Do We Tolerate the Intolerable? is a detestation of and determination to silence those who dissent from the pro-Islamist worldview.

In today’s polarized political climate, this book.In The End of Faith, Sam Harris asserts that society should be unwilling to tolerate unjustified religious beliefs about morality, spirituality, politics, and the origin of humanity, especially beliefs which promote violence.

See also. Anekantavada; Christian debate on persecution and toleration; Freedom From Religion Foundation.Political Dissent NCAC Staff T “What country can preserve its liberties if their rulers are not warned from time to time that their people preserve the spirit of resistance?”.