Active Citizenship: What It Could Achieve and How

Active Citizenship: What It Could Achieve and How


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ISBN-13: 9780748638673
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
Publication date: 11/05/2010
Pages: 224
Product dimensions: 9.10(w) x 6.10(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Bernard Crick is Professor Emeritus of Politics at the Birkbeck College Andrew Lockyer is Professor of Citizenship and Social Theory at the University of Glasgow

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements vii

Preface viii

Prolegomenon x

List of Contributors xiv

Introduction Andrew Lockyer 1

1 Civic Republicanism and Citizenship: the Challenge for Today Bernard Crick 16

2 Active Citizenship and Labour David Blunkett Matthew Taylor 26

3 The Fourth Principle: Sharing Power with the People of Scotland George Reid 39

4 Power and Public Services: for Customers or Citizens" David Donnison 57

5 Active Citizenship: Gender Equality and Democracy Rona Fitzgerald 71

6 What can Active Citizenship Achieve for Schools and through Schools" Pamela Munn 85

7 Active Citizenship, Multiculturalism and Mutual Understanding Dina Kiwan 100

8 Active Citizenship: for Integrating the Immigrants Elizabeth Meehan 112

9 Democratic Citizenship and Lifelong Active Learning John Annette 129

10 Active Citizenship for Europe and International Understanding Derek Heater 137

11 Young People as Active Political Citizens Andrew Lockyer 154

12 Active Citizenship and Sharing Power in Scotland: the Need to Go Beyond Devolution Kevin Francis 171

13 Identity Politics: Multiculturalism, Britishness and Europe Bernard Crick 187

Index 199

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