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Young People as Active Political Citizens

Andrew Lockyer

in Active Citizenship: What Could it Achieve and How?

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748638666
eISBN:
9780748671939
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748638666.003.0012
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

This chapter looks at the making of young people into active citizens. It begins from the characterisation of ‘children’ as future citizens, citizens now or citizens in-the-making. The concept of ... More


Citizenship education in international perspective: lessons from the UK and overseas

Kisby Ben and James Sloam

in Social Policy Review 23: Analysis and Debate in Social Policy, 2011

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847428301
eISBN:
9781447303503
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847428301.003.0011
Subject:
Sociology, Social Research and Statistics

This chapter focuses specifically on ‘citizenship education’ in the UK and comparable countries. It discusses separately the programmes of England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland, and also ... More


What can Active Citizenship Achieve for Schools and through Schools?

Pamela Munn

in Active Citizenship: What Could it Achieve and How?

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748638666
eISBN:
9780748671939
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748638666.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

This chapter discusses the potential benefits of citizenship education becoming embedded in schools across the United Kingdom. It analyses how citizenship might appear in the different guises of the ... More


Active Citizenship: Multiculturalism and Mutual Understanding

Dina Kiwan

in Active Citizenship: What Could it Achieve and How?

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748638666
eISBN:
9780748671939
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748638666.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

This chapter examines the meaning of multiculturalism and its bearing on two related areas of citizenship policy: citizenship education in schools and naturalisation policy. It explores the idea of ... More


The Conversation of Justice: Rawls, Sandel, Cavell, and Education for Political Literacy

Naoko Saito

in Value and Values: Economics and Justice in an Age of Global Interdependence

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824839673
eISBN:
9780824868604
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824839673.003.0018
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter examines the conversation between economics and values in the age of global interdependence by focusing on the views of John Rawls, Michael Sandel, and Stanley Cavell on justice and ... More


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