Many of these entries are reviews of books—some new, some less
new—relating to democracy in the US. Our particular angle is: how can
this inform the development of citizen education about national issues?

Coming Soon

  1. (Book Review) Identity: The Demand for Dignity and the Politics of Resentment, by Francis Fukuyama
  2. (Book Review) What Americans Know about Politics and Why It Matters, by Michael X. Delli Carpini and Scott Keeter
  3. (Book Review) We Are the Ones We Have Been Waiting For: The Promise of Civic Renewal in America, by Peter Levine
  • Contributors:

  • David Foster, Ph.D.
  • David Foster is the Executive Director of Know The System, Inc.    Prior to Know The System, David was Chief Academic Officer at ExecOnline, a New York based provider of online education. He earned an MBA from U.C. Berkeley in 1986, and a Ph.D. in learning technology and cognitive science from Northwestern University in 1996. He is not a licensed political scientist.