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ERIC Number: ED428991
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998-Oct-8
Pages: 24
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Education for Constructive Engagement of Citizens in Democratic Civil Society and Constitutional Government.
Patrick, John J.
This paper addresses current concerns about how to improve political and civic engagement through education in U.S. schools and society. Part 1 examines ideas pertaining to "A Persistent Problem of Democracy: Education for Constructive Engagement of Citizens in Common Purposes and Commitments of Civil Society and Constitutional Government." Part 2 proposes the "Development of Intellectual Capital for the Engaged Citizen: Curricular Foundations for Constructive Engagement in Political and Civic Life." Part 3 explains the "Development of Social Capital for the Engaged Citizen: Educational Experiences for Constructive Engagement in Political and Civic Life." Part 4 offers a "Conclusion and Postscript about Constructive Engagement of Citizens in Political and Civic Life." (Contains a 51-item bibliography.) (BT)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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Language: English
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