Teachers, Human Rights and Diversity

Paperback / softback, 208 pages, 228 mm x 145 mm
1 Mar 2005
Trentham Books Ltd

Price: £22.99

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How should we educate citizens in multicultural societies? This question is receiving increasing attention 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 educators 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.

  • Audrey Osler

"... Audrey Osler again brings her wide experience and perceptive analysis to these two productively entangled fields of education. This volume will definitely appeal to a wide audience including policy makers who should read it, theoreticians who will read it and practitioners who I hope can make time to read it. International Journal of Citizenship and Teacher Education"