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Creating Citizenship Communities

Education, Young People and the Role of Schools

Palgrave Macmillan

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Table of contents (8 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x
  2. Introduction

    • Ian Davies, Vanita Sundaram, Gillian Hampden-Thompson, Maria Tsouroufli, George Bramley, Tony Breslin et al.
    Pages 1-14
  3. Why Is the Attempt to Promote Youth Engagement a Major International Issue?

    • Ian Davies, Vanita Sundaram, Gillian Hampden-Thompson, Maria Tsouroufli, George Bramley, Tony Breslin et al.
    Pages 15-60
  4. Exploring Citizenship and Community in Education in England

    • Ian Davies, Vanita Sundaram, Gillian Hampden-Thompson, Maria Tsouroufli, George Bramley, Tony Breslin et al.
    Pages 61-77
  5. Researching Young People’s Engagement in Society

    • Ian Davies, Vanita Sundaram, Gillian Hampden-Thompson, Maria Tsouroufli, George Bramley, Tony Breslin et al.
    Pages 78-98
  6. Issues Arising from a National Survey of Schools

    • Ian Davies, Vanita Sundaram, Gillian Hampden-Thompson, Maria Tsouroufli, George Bramley, Tony Breslin et al.
    Pages 99-126
  7. Findings from the Focus Groups

    • Ian Davies, Vanita Sundaram, Gillian Hampden-Thompson, Maria Tsouroufli, George Bramley, Tony Breslin et al.
    Pages 127-152
  8. Creating Citizenship Communities through Teaching and Learning

    • Ian Davies, Vanita Sundaram, Gillian Hampden-Thompson, Maria Tsouroufli, George Bramley, Tony Breslin et al.
    Pages 153-187
  9. Creating Citizenship Communities: Lessons and Recommendations — Pulling the Threads Together

    • Ian Davies, Vanita Sundaram, Gillian Hampden-Thompson, Maria Tsouroufli, George Bramley, Tony Breslin et al.
    Pages 188-213
  10. Back Matter

    Pages 214-241

About this book

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.

Keywords

  • Citizenship
  • community
  • education
  • engagement
  • teaching
  • learning
  • schools
  • policy
  • research
  • youth
  • childhood studies

Reviews

"offers a very important survey of some of the key issues arising from considering citizenship and community in an international context." - British Educational Studies Journal

Authors and Affiliations

  • University of York, UK

    Ian Davies, Vanita Sundaram, Gillian Hampden-Thompson

  • London Metropolitan University, UK

    Maria Tsouroufli

  • University of Birmingham, UK

    George Bramley

  • Breslin Public Policy Ltd, UK

    Tony Breslin

  • Independent Education Consultant, UK

    Tony Thorpe

About the authors

Author V. Sundaram: Ian Davies is Professor of Education at the University of York, UK.

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Softcover Book USD 100.00
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Hardcover Book USD 139.99
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