作者 Hess, Diana E., author
書名 The political classroom : evidence and ethics in democratic education / Diana E. Hess and Paula McAvoy
出版項 New York, NY ; Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon : Routledge, 2015
國際標準書號 9780415880985 (hbk)
9780415880992 (pbk)
9781315738871 (ebk)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 人社中心  LC89 H44 2015    在架上    30560400452899
 人文社會聯圖  LC89 .H44 2015    在架上    30610020527263
說明 xx, 247 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
系列 The critical social thought series
Critical social thought
附註 Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-240) and index
"Never been agreement on what types of skills, dispositions, and knowledge ought to be taught, nor even agreement on how they should be taught. Grounded in thick empirical description and rich in ethical debate, The Political Classroom is the first book to focus on how democratic education is actually taught in real schools with real teachers and students. Based on one of the largest, mixed-methods studies of civic education ever undertaken, award-winning author Diana Hess and Paula McAvoy provide a systemic analysis of various approaches to teaching young people about democracy and democratic participation that exist in high schools throughout United States. By bringing the tools of social science and philosophy into conversation, this book engages readers in an examination of some persisting, important, and challenging dilemmas that are inherent in the process of educating young people to actively participate in political and civil society. Both clear and thoughtful in their presentation, Hess and McAvoy promote a coherent plan for improving the quality of classroom-based democratic education"-- Provided by publisher
主題 Education -- Curricula -- Political aspects -- United States
Democracy and education -- United States
Academic freedom -- United States
EDUCATION / General. bisacsh
EDUCATION / History. bisacsh
Alt Author McAvoy, Paula, editor