Teachers, Human Rights and Diversity: Educating Citizens in Multicultural Societies
How should we educate citizens in multicultural societies? This question is receiving increasing attention in countries across the world. In this volume authors from England, Northern Ireland, the Republic of Ireland and the United States report on recent research in this field and consider the implications for teachers, teacher education and student teachers. Case studies illustrate how young citizens can learn to apply the principles of human rights and equality in resolving complex and controversial issues.
The contributors include Hilary Claire, Colm O'Cuanachain, Carole Hahn, Anne Hudson, Ulrike Neins and Jackie Reilly, Jill Rutter, Chris Wilkins.
This book will be of particular interest to student teachers and their tutors.
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
active agenda antiracist asylum asylum-seekers attitudes Baldi cent challenge racism chapter citizens citizenship education citizenship studies Civic Education Study classroom conflict Connolly context Council of Europe countries Crick report cultural democratic discuss diversity Dublin educa education for citizenship England etal framework gender global Government of Ireland Hahn human rights education identity IEA Civic Education immigration impact initiatives integrated education integrated schools interviews Irish issues Joe Lindsay London Mandela ment Miep Miep Gies moral multicultural multicultural democracy nation-states NCCA Northern Ireland organisations Osler and Starkey Parekh report parents participation perspectives political practice primary school principles programme promote pupils race equality racial refugees Republic of Ireland role Runnymede Trust Schagen School Council sectarianism significant Stephen Lawrence Stoke-on-Trent teacher education tion Torney-Purta Trentham understanding unity University University of Ulster young