Home Articles Reader Opinion Editorial Book Reviews Discussion Writers Guide About TCRecord
transparent 13
Topics
Discussion
Announcements

The Faith of a Liberal


by Edmund De S. Brunner 1938

YOU may call me a gradualist or a liberal. I am such because history shows that social change is in the main gradual, though its tempo varies. Even revolutions are years in preparation. They do not occur until they have sufficient support. It is this that gives education its great opportunity, that makes it count, that enables it to be an agency in social change, provided, of course, it measures up to the opportunity. This implies, of course, a program. Social evolution is not automatic. The liberal who is without a program is a label not a liberal.


To view the full-text for this article you must be signed-in with the appropropriate membership. Please review your options below:

Sign-in
Email:
Password:
Store a cookie on my computer that will allow me to skip this sign-in in the future.
Send me my password -- I can't remember it
 
Purchase this Article
Purchase The Faith of a Liberal
Individual-Resource passes allow you to purchase access to resources one resource at a time. There are no recurring fees.
$12
Become a Member
Online Access
With this membership you receive online access to all of TCRecord's content. The introductory rate of $25 is available for a limited time.
$25
Print and Online Access
With this membership you receive the print journal and free online access to all of TCRecord's content.
$210


Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 1 Number 1, 1938, p. 278-280
http://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 13748, Date Accessed: 12/18/2017 1:42:40 PM

Purchase Reprint Rights for this article or review
Article Tools
Related Articles
There are no related articles to display

Related Discussion
 
Post a Comment | Read All

About the Author
  • Edmund De S. Brunner


Member Center
In Print
This Month's Issue

Submit
EMAIL

Twitter

RSS