Locke, Tocqueville, and Civic Education: A Conversation with Jeff Sikkenga

May 17, 2021

Why is education so important in a democracy? Are democracies capable of producing the citizens they need? What do John Locke and Alexis de Tocqueville have to teach us about education in a liberal democracy? To answer these questions, and more, Ashbrook Executive Director Jeff Sikkenga joined Madison’s Notes, the official podcast of the James Madison Program in American Ideals in American Ideals and Institutions.

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