Teachers, Human Rights and Diversity: Educating Citizens in Multicultural Societies

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Trentham Books, 2005 - Education - 184 pages
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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.
 

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Contents

Chapter
3
PART 2
79
Chapter 9
155
Contributors
171
Index
179
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About the author (2005)

Audrey Osler is Professor of Education and Director of the Centre for Citizenship and Human Rights Education, University of Leeds.

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