ERIC Number: EJ557637
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
"Citizens and Governance": An Alternative Approach to American Government.
Bradley, Robert C.
PS: Political Science and Politics, v30 n3 p553-57 Sep 1997
Presents the syllabus of an introductory U.S. government course. The course stresses alternative views on government including multiculturalism, grass-roots politics, social issues, class, race, and gender. Specifically, seeks to inculcate critical thinking and a global awareness. Includes a course outline, discussion of grading policies, and list of readings. (MJP)
Descriptors: Citizen Participation, Citizenship Education, Civics, Course Content, Course Descriptions, Course Objectives, Course Organization, Critical Thinking, Democracy, Democratic Values, Government (Administrative Body), Higher Education, Instructional Development, Instructional Materials, Introductory Courses, Learning Activities, Political Science, Teaching Methods, Undergraduate Study, United States Government (Course), Writing Assignments
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Researchers; Teachers
Authoring Institution: N/A