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    Active citizenship, citizenship ducation and civic renewal

    Annette, John (2008) Active citizenship, citizenship ducation and civic renewal. In: Arthur, J. and Davies, I. and Hahn, C. (eds.) SAGE Handbook of Education for Citizenship and Democracy. London, UK: Sage. ISBN 9781412936200.

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    Abstract

    Book synopsis: This handbook brings together new work by some of the leading authorities on citizenship education, and is divided into five sections. The first section deals with key ideas about citizenship education including democracy, rights, globalization and equity. Section two contains a wide range of national case studies of citizenship education including African, Asian, Australian, European and North and South American examples. The third section focuses on perspectives about citizenship education with discussions about key areas such as sustainable development, anti-racism, gender. Section four provides insights into different characterisations of citizenship education with illustrations of democratic schools, peace and conflict education, global education, human rights education etc. The final section provides a series of chapters on the pedagogy of citizenship education with discussions about curriculum, teaching, learning and assessment.

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    Item Type: Book Section
    School: Birkbeck Schools and Departments > School of Social Sciences, History and Philosophy > Social Policy and Education (Old)
    Depositing User: Administrator
    Date Deposited: 25 Mar 2011 11:32
    Last Modified: 17 Apr 2013 12:17
    URI: http://eprints.bbk.ac.uk/id/eprint/1487

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