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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 24 new and published books in the subject of Citizenship — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Muslims and Islam in U.S. Education

    Reconsidering multiculturalism

    By Liz Jackson

    Muslims and Islam in U.S. Education explores the complex interface that exists between U.S. school curriculum, teaching practice about religion in public schools, societal and teacher attitudes toward Islam and Muslims, and multiculturalism as a framework for meeting the needs of minority group...

    Published April 14th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Citizenship Education around the World

    Local Contexts and Global Possibilities

    Edited by John Petrovic, Aaron Kuntz

    Series: Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

    Though certainly not a new idea, citizenship education manifests in unique and often unpredictable ways in our contemporary neoliberal era. The question of what it means to be a productive and recognized citizen must now be understood simultaneously along both global and local lines. This edited...

    Published April 8th 2014 by Routledge

  3. National Identity and Educational Reform

    Contested Classrooms

    By Elizabeth Anderson Worden

    Series: Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

    National identity in Moldova remains contested despite repeated attempts by governments, historians, and educators to cultivate a shared sense of national belonging through the development of history textbooks. Concern over professional status and distrust of the government’s motivations halted...

    Published March 5th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Democratic Education as a Curricular Problem

    Historical Consciousness and the Moralizing Limits of the Present

    By Daniel Friedrich

    Series: Routledge Cultural Studies in Knowledge, Curriculum, and Education

    By repositioning democratic education not as something that can be achieved by following a certain, proven process, but as an inherently paradoxical enterprise in its dealings with the tension between schooling as the intentional production of citizens and the uncertainties of democracy, an...

    Published December 26th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Creating Multicultural Citizens

    A Portrayal of Contemporary Indonesian Education

    By Raihani

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Asian Education

    Despite the largest-scale decentralisation of education since 1999, which broadly led to the marketisation of education, it is not clear how school education responds to the multicultural realities of Indonesian society and ethno-religious conflicts. Creating Multicultural Citizens presents a...

    Published November 27th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Citizenship Education in China

    Preparing Citizens for the "Chinese Century"

    Edited by Kerry J. Kennedy, Gregory Fairbrother, Zhenzhou Zhao

    Series: Routledge Series on Schools and Schooling in Asia

    There is a flourishing literature on citizenship education in China that is mostly unknown in the West. Liberal political theorists often assume that only in democracy should citizens be prepared for their future responsibilities, yet citizenship education in China has undergone a number of...

    Published September 25th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Online Learning and Community Cohesion

    Linking Schools

    By Roger Austin, Bill Hunter

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    National governments and multi-national institutions are spending unprecedented amounts of money on ICT on improving the overall quality of school learning, and schools are increasingly expected to prepare young people for a global economy in which inter-cultural understanding will be a...

    Published July 7th 2013 by Routledge

  8. The Longings and Limits of Global Citizenship Education

    The Moral Pedagogy of Schooling in a Cosmopolitan Age

    By Jeffrey S. Dill

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    As the world seemingly gets smaller and smaller, schools around the globe are focusing their attention on expanding the consciousness and competencies of their students to prepare them for the conditions of globalization. Global citizenship education is rapidly growing in popularity because it...

    Published June 3rd 2013 by Routledge

  9. Globalization, the Nation-State and the Citizen

    Dilemmas and Directions for Civics and Citizenship Education

    Edited by Alan Reid, Judith Gill, Alan Sears

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    The past decade has seen an explosion of interest in civics and citizenship education. There have been unprecedented developments in citizenship education taking place in schools, adult education centers, or in the less formally structured spaces of media images and commentary around the world....

    Published March 20th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Education for Civic and Political Participation

    A Critical Approach

    Edited by Reinhold Hedtke, Tatiana Zimenkova

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Participation as an element of active citizenship in democracies is a key project of international and national educational policy. Institutionalized approaches for compulsory schools provide participatory access to all young European citizens. But does this picture depict the possibilities and...

    Published December 18th 2012 by Routledge