ERIC Number: EJ515395
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1995
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The Rebirth of Political Socialization.
Niemi, Richard G.; Hepburn, Mary A.
Perspectives on Political Science, v24 n1 p7-16 Win 1995
Maintains that research on political socialization began in the late 1950s and died a premature death in the 1970s. Discusses the field's origins and downfall, and predicts a rebirth in a new and sustainable form. Outlines changes in secondary school political science education and political socialization research in other nations. (CFR)
Descriptors: Citizenship Education, Civics, Course Content, Curriculum Development, Democratic Values, Elementary Secondary Education, Foreign Countries, Government School Relationship, Higher Education, Individual Development, Instructional Materials, Political Influences, Political Science, Political Socialization, Social Change, Social Science Research, Social Studies, Social Values, United States Government (Course)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Audience: Teachers; Researchers; Policymakers; Practitioners
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Identifiers - Location: Germany; Netherlands; Ukraine