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Education, Class and Nation: The Experiences of Chile and Venezuela

Education, Class and Nation: The Experiences of Chile and Venezuela

By Kalman H. Silvert and Leonard Reissman

Elsevier, 1976, 242 pp.

The authors regard education as the most important socializing agency and therefore approach their theme of social and political change through its impact on the "attitudes and abilities of students in civic life." The methodology blends theory, quantitative and historical evidence, and interpretation.