ERIC Number: EJ420689
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Teaching Twenty-First Century Citizenship: Social Psychological Foundations.
Brandhorst, Allan R.
Theory and Research in Social Education, v18 n2 p157-68 Spr 1990
Contends collective cooperative action in the public interest will be necessary to solve future social and environmental problems. Proposes that the social studies curriculum shift its value orientation from individualistic self-interest to a justice-based, global model. Advocates teaching citizenship that stresses self-restraint and investigates moral dilemmas pertinent to students' contemporary world. (CH)
Descriptors: Citizenship Education, Curriculum Development, Decision Making, Ecological Factors, Elementary Secondary Education, Ethical Instruction, Global Approach, Group Behavior, Moral Issues, Social Problems, Social Psychology, Social Responsibility, Social Studies, Social Values, Teaching Methods, Values Education
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Administrators; Practitioners
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