Global citizenship education in teacher education: Theoretical and practical issues

Daniel Schugurensky, Charl Wolhuter

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    Abstract

    Global Citizenship Education and Teacher Education brings together scholars and practitioners from all continents to explore the role of teacher education in formulating a practice of citizenship that has a global scope and is guided by critical and emancipatory approaches. By considering educational responses to global challenges -such as global warming, rising levels of inequalities, intensification of armed conflicts, growing streams of international migration, and the impact of neoliberal policies-this book provides valuable analyses for researchers, teacher educators, and educators. The volume examines historical and conceptual issues relating to the incorporation of global citizenship education in teacher education, and presents examples from across the world that showcase main trends in research and practice from across the world. This book is of great interest to graduate and postgraduate students, researchers, and libraries in the fields of citizenship education, global education, teacher education, international and comparative education, and education policy and politics.

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    PublisherTaylor and Francis Inc.
    Number of pages298
    ISBN (Electronic)9781351129831
    ISBN (Print)9780815355489
    DOIs
    StatePublished - Jul 1 2018

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Social Sciences(all)

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