ERIC Number: ED479890
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2003-Nov
Reference Count: N/A
Civic Education Trends in Post-Communist Countries of Central and Eastern Europe. ERIC Digest.
Hamot, Gregory E.
Developments during the decade and a half following the fall of communism in Central and Eastern Europe indicate broad advancement in civic education for democracy. This digest notes the rising trend in civic education competency in Central and Eastern Europe, describes an increasingly accepted and used framework for civic education, and illustrates this broad advancement through three significant trends in collaborative projects that contribute to civic education in Central and Eastern Europe. Lists 2 Internet resources and 11 references. (BT)
Descriptors: Citizen Participation, Citizenship Education, Communism, Cooperation, Democracy, Educational Trends
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Publication Type: ERIC Publications; ERIC Digests in Full Text
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse for Social Studies/Social Science Education, Bloomington, IN.
Identifiers - Location: Europe