ERIC Number: EJ417415
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Educating for Citizenship: LRE and the Social Studies. Discovering Common Methods, Common Goals and Common Rationales.
Naylor, David T.
Update on Law-Related Education, v14 n2 p33-36,56 Spr 1990
Examines the integral relationship between law-related education and social studies, particularly in the context of values education, ethical reasoning, and participatory activities. Illustrates the complementarity of social studies and law-related education components. Reviews literature on U.S. history and the U.S. Constitution that coordinate the two disciplines and facilitate teaching ethical reasoning. Suggests additional readings. (DB)
Descriptors: Citizenship Education, Curriculum Development, Democratic Values, Elementary Secondary Education, Ethical Instruction, History Instruction, Instructional Materials, Law Related Education, Learning Activities, Literature Reviews, Social Studies, Student Participation, Teaching Methods, United States Government (Course), Values Education
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A