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For Wonder, In Wonder

by Martin E. Marty - 2008

We educate because we are democratic and because we are a society. Democracy, whatever else it means, has to do with “rule by the people.” Society, whatever else it means, is an organization of life that protects interests based on relationships.

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This article originally appeared as NSSE Yearbook Vol 107, No. 2.

Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 110 Number 14, 2008, p. 231-232
https://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 22898, Date Accessed: 5/28/2022 10:16:12 AM

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  • Martin E. Marty
    University of Chicago
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    Martin E. Marty is an emeritus professor of religion at the University of Chicago Divinity School. One of the nation’s leading theologians, he is the author, most recently, of The Mystery of the Child (Eerdmans). This essay was written expressly for publication in this volume.
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