Lessons in Democracy: A Prague Education

by Erica Torre

This paper examines the contemporary educational system in the Czech Republic.  It includes a brief history and comparison of education prior to the Communist Era and during the Communist Era. Included is some insight and commentary from Milada Polisenska, Provost of the Anglo-American University in Prague, Iva Skochova, female journalist, and Ilja Bernasova, a student during the Communist Era.   Senate President, Ohio Senator Keith Faber, offers his own observation on how democracy enhances the education of an individual. (click below to download the paper)

Lessons in Democracy





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