ERIC Number: ED351217
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Peace Education: Perspectives from Japan and Poland. Peace Education Miniprints No. 22.
Okamoto, Mitsuo; Rowinski, Bogdan
The project groups "Preparedness for Peace" at the Malmo School of Education in Sweden studies ways of helping children and young people to deal constructively with questions of peace and war. As part of this work, experts with special interest and competence in areas related to peace education are interviewed. These interviews explore the views of Mitsuo Okamoto and Bogdan Rowinski. Mitsuo Okamoto is professor of peace studies at Hiroshima Shudo University and president of the Peace Studies Association of Japan. Bogdan Rowinski has been attached to a Youth Problems Research Institute in Warsaw, working with questions related to peace education, including beliefs about the future and attitudes to war and peace among young people. (Author)
Descriptors: Educational Change, Educational Objectives, Foreign Countries, Futures (of Society), International Education, International Organizations, Interviews, Peace, Social Change, Teaching Experience, World Affairs
"Preparedness for Peace," School of Education, Box 23501, S-200, 45 Malmo, Sweden.
Publication Type: Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Lund Univ. (Sweden). Malmo School of Education.
Identifiers: Japan; Peace Education; Poland