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Civic Republicanism and Civic Education
Language: en
Pages: 187
Authors: A. Peterson
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-04-12 - Publisher: Springer

This book critically explores civic republicanism in light of contemporary republican political theory and the influence of republican models of citizenship in recent developments in civic education across a number of Western nations.
Civic Education and Competences forEngaging Citizens in Democracies
Language: en
Pages: 166
Authors: Murray Print, Dirk Lange
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-02-11 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Civic Education and Competences for Engaging Citizens in Democracies Murray Print University of Sydney and Dirk Lange Leibniz University of Hannover What competences do young citizens need to be considered as active and engaged in the context of a modern Europe? In 2011 an invited research symposium of leading civic
Civic Republicanism
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Iseult Honohan
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-08-31 - Publisher: Routledge

Civic Republicanism is a valuable critical introduction to one of the most important topics in political philosophy. In this book, Iseult Honohan presents an authoritative and accessible account of civic republicanism, its origins and its problems. The book examines all the central themes of this political theory. In the first
The Routledge Companion to Education
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: James Arthur, Andrew Peterson
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-07-23 - Publisher: Routledge

Who are the key thinkers in education? What are the hot topics in education? Where will education go from here? The Routledge Companion to Education presents the most comprehensive, up-to-date guide available to the key theories, themes and topics in education. Forty specially commissioned chapters, covering all aspects of education,
Education for Democratic Citizenship
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Bernard Crick
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-02 - Publisher: Routledge

This important volume provides a comprehensive study of the concept of democratic citizenship (including its conditions and pre-requisites), which has an established place in higher education courses in politics, social policy, sociology and social philosophy. The contributing political philosophers and educational theorists collectively provide a critical commentary on the assumptions,