ERIC Number: EJ548208
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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Personal and Social Education in Portugal.
Campos, B. P.; Menezes, I.
Journal of Moral Education, v25 n3 p343-57 Sep 1996
Reviews recent major transformations in the Portuguese education system. In an attempt to create a more democratic society, Portugal has initiated a citizenship education program. The program emphasizes the defense of fundamental rights, duties, and liberties; the role of the state in that defense; and public participation. (MJP)
Descriptors: Citizenship Education, Comparative Education, Curriculum Development, Democratic Values, Educational Policy, Educational Trends, Elementary Secondary Education, Foreign Countries, Moral Development, Outcomes of Education, Role of Education, Social Development, Socialization, Values Education
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: Portugal