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Author Mosher, Ralph L.

Title Preparing for citizenship : teaching youth to live democratically / Ralph Mosher, Robert A. Kenny, Jr., Andrew Garrod ; foreword by Thomas Lickona.

Published Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 1994.


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 UniM Store  Q39768    AVAILABLE
Physical description xv, 194 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [181]-188) and index.
Contents 1. Democracy in a New Hampshire School: Applied Citizenship Education -- 2. Education in a Democracy -- 3. The Student as Citizen: Politics and Development -- 4. The School Within a School: A Democratic High School Comes of Age -- 5. Democratic Governance at a Large, Diverse High School: The Brookline Experience -- 6. The Question of Representation in a Democratic School -- 7. Taking Part: Democracy in the Elementary School / Ethel Sadowsky -- 8. Education for Democracy and Full Human Competence -- Appendix A. School Government: The Council -- Appendix B. The Brookline High School Town Meeting -- Appendix C. Some Proposals Addressed by Town Meeting.
Summary "An indispensable book for those seriously interested in soundly researched educational practice. A refreshing and energizing return to research committed to imaginative educational ideas grounded in the democratic vision." David Purpel, University of North Carolina, Greensboro
Other author Kenny, Robert A.
Garrod, Andrew, 1937-
Subject Citizenship -- Study and teaching -- United States -- Case studies.
Student government -- United States -- Case studies.
ISBN 0275946061 (alk. paper)
0275950964 (paperback: alk. paper)