ERIC Number: EJ353228
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Citizenship, Public Philosophy, and the Struggle for Democracy.
Giroux, Henry A.
Educational Theory, v37 n2 p103-20 Spr 1987
The resurgency of patriotism in America is described. Citizenship is dealt with as a historical construction and from various ideological perspectives. Ideologies underlying citizenship education in the schools, in movies, and in television are investigated. Important theoretical considerations for a critical theory of citizenship education are discussed. (MT)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A