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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.