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Title Citizenship, education, and social conflict : Israeli political education in global perspective / edited by Hanan A. Alexander, Halleli Pinson, and Yossi Yonah
Published New York : Routledge, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 313 pages) : illustrations
Series Routledge research in education ; 44
Routledge research in education ; 44
Contents Cover -- Contents -- Figures and Tables -- Preface -- Introduction: Theories of Confl ict in Citizenship Education -- Part I: Conflict Theories in Citizenship Education -- 1 The Emergence of Citizenship as a Political Problem in an Era of Globalization -- 2 Becoming a Critical Citizen: A Marxist-Humanist Critique -- 3 Education, Power, and the State: Dilemmas of Citizenship in Multicultural Societies -- 4 Addressing Gender Conflict, Sexuality and Violence: Feminist Perspectives on the Challenges Faced by Global Citizenship Education -- 5 Teaching about Conflict through Citizenship Education -- 6 Tolerance, Education, and Parental Rights -- Part II: Citizenship Education in a Democratic and Jewish State -- 7 Reconsidering Zionism: Open Society, Critical Theory, and the Education of Citizens -- 8 Democracy, Educational Autonomy, and Israeli Law: The Case of the Ultra-Orthodox Minority -- 9 The Consolidation of Civic Identity in a Particularistic Religious Setting -- 10 Bargaining over Citizenship: Pre-Military Preparatory Activities in the Service of the Dominant Groups -- 11 Adverse Aspects of Citizenship Education in the Global Era: The Israeli Case -- 12 Civic Education for the Palestinians in Israel: Dilemmas and Challenges -- 13 One Civic Curriculum, Different Civic Visions -- Conclusion: Transforming Social Conflict8212; The Burdens and Dilemmas of Citizenship Education in Israel -- References -- Contributors -- Index
Summary This volume provides new perspectives into the challenges of citizenship education in the age of globalization and in the context of multicultural and conflict-ridden societies
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Citizenship -- Study and teaching -- Israel
Cultural pluralism -- Israel
Education -- Political aspects -- Israel.
Citizenship -- Study and teaching.
Cultural pluralism.
EDUCATION -- Aims & Objectives.
Education -- Political aspects.
Form Electronic book
Author Alexander, Hanan A., 1953-
Pinson, Halleli, 1973-
Yonah, Yossi.
LC no. 2010011339
ISBN 020384307X