Sage Handbook of Education for Citizenship and Democracy by Ian Davies
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Sage Handbook of Education for Citizenship and Democracy
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Sage Handbook of Education for Citizenship and Democracy

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Sage Handbook of Education for Citizenship and Democracy by Ian Davies

Book Description

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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Book Details

ISBN: 9781412936200
ISBN-10: 1412936209
Format: Hardback
(246mm x 174mm x 35mm)
Pages: 592
Imprint: SAGE Publications Ltd
Publisher: SAGE Publications Ltd
Publish Date: 1-Jul-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Education, Globalization and the Nation by Ian Davies Education, Globalization and the Nation, Hardback (November 2015)

'Globalization' and 'the Nation' provide significant contexts for examining past educational thinking and practice and to identify how education has been influenced today. This book, written collaboratively, explores country case studies - Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, the UK and USA - as well as discussing the transnational European Union.

Creating Citizenship Communities by Ian Davies Creating Citizenship Communities, Hardback (August 2014)

On the basis of a national research project undertaken in England, this volume explores how and why young people's engagement is so important globally in education and society, and looks at what teachers and students think about citizenship and community. The authors make recommendations to enhance understanding and the potential for engagement.

100+ Ideas for Teaching Citizenship by Ian Davies 100+ Ideas for Teaching Citizenship, Paperback (July 2011)

Offers ideas for teachers of Citizenship to inspire and engage. This book offers more than 100 ideas to inspire your lesson planning, engage students in lessons, carry out assessment and many other tips and activities to make life a bit easier for Citizenship Education teachers in both Secondary and Primary schools.

Debates in History Teaching by Ian Davies Debates in History Teaching, Paperback (December 2010)

'Debates in History Teaching' encourages teachers to engage with and reflect on key issues, concepts and debates in their subject.

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Author Biography - Ian Davies

Professor James Arthur, Deputy Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Professor of Education and Civic Engagement, University of Birmingham. He is Director, Jubilee Centre for Character and Virtues, an inter-disciplinary research centre focussing on character, virtues and values in the interest of human flourishing. He has written widely on the relationship between theory and practice in education, particularly the links between communitarianism, social virtues, citizenship, religion and education. He is Secretary to the Society for Educational Studies.

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