ERIC Number: EJ635629
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Civic Education and the Good.
Frimannsson, Gudmunder Heidar
Studies in Philosophy and Education, v20 n4 p303-315 Jul 2001
Argues that children need to learn about civic issues in their education because certain virtues are required for a decently organized society. Also contends that the school has obligations to educate the young in civics and impart knowledge because it is in the students' best interests; this is not an encroachment on the privacy of the individual. (NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special issue on the status of philosophy of education in the Nordic nations and Spain.