ERIC Number: EJ674584
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2003
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Civic Education and Political Participation.
Galston, William A.
Phi Delta Kappan, v85 n1 p29-33 Sep 2003
Asserts that young people today are less knowledgeable and engaged in civic life than parents and grandparents. Blames schools for failing to transmit civic knowledge to students. Discusses why civic knowledge matters in a democratic society. Describes characteristics of an effective approach to civic education. (PKP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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