EDUCATION IN SPAIN.
History of modernization of country's educational system from 19th Century to present. Discusses political forces, role of religion, reform, programs.
The Souls of Black Folk
An analysis of how W. E. B. Du Bois felt education was the main force for liberating African Americans, as expressed in "The Souls of Black Folk."
The Great Society.
An analysis that the initiatives proposed in President Lyndon B.Johnson’s “Great Society” were failed, actually eroding the freedoms of ordinary Americans and making a bad situation worse.
Examines health hazards, research, smoker profile, anti-smoking programs, compliance with regulations, responses of businesses & tobacco firms.
Discusses two methods of assisting a teacher when instructing Vietnamese-American teenagers about religion. The two approaches are, Theology in Action or Praxis, and Theology by Heart. Right action verus right belief.
SHOULD EVERYONE GO TO COLLEGE?
Considers reasons that people go to college and whether or not everyone should go to college. Concludes that college is not for everyone. Advantages to society of a highly educated populace, and some disadvantages.
VIRTUAL CHILD PORNOGRAPHY.
Discusses issue of free speech. Interpretations of the First Amendment. Issue of sexually explicit material involving actual children. Supreme Court modification of the federal Child Pornography Act regarding production of virtual pornography. Ashcroft v. The Free Speech Coalition (2002). Arguments of both sides. Response to Supreme Court decision. Issue of legislating the thoughts of Americans.