Civic Education: What Makes Students Learn

Civic Education: What Makes Students Learn

by Richard G. Niemi, Jane Junn
     
 
This important book takes a fresh look at what American youth know about governmentand politics and how they learn it. Based on the most extensive assessment of students'civic knowledge to date, the authors find that secondary school civics coursessignificantly enhance understanding of the workings of democracy. The authors then offerspecific suggestions to

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This important book takes a fresh look at what American youth know about governmentand politics and how they learn it. Based on the most extensive assessment of students'civic knowledge to date, the authors find that secondary school civics coursessignificantly enhance understanding of the workings of democracy. The authors then offerspecific suggestions to improve civics teaching. .

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300072471
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
10/28/1998
Pages:
216
Product dimensions:
6.44(w) x 9.56(h) x 0.80(d)

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