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Critical civic literacy
Joseph L. DeVitis


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Critical civic literacy
a reader
Joseph L. DeVitis, editor

Published 2011 by P. Lang in New York .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

The tangled web we weave: critical literacy and critical thinking / Cara M. Mulcahy
Critical civic literacy in schools: adolescents seeking to understand and improve the(ir) world / Kenneth Teitelbaum
Civic (mis)education and critical civic literacy / Elizabeth Yeager Washington & Ray W. Washington
In the name of democracy: federal policy and civic achievement in the standards era / Lawrence C. Stedman
Civics in the social studies: critical democratic citizenship education in a corporatized hyperreality / Joe L. Kincheloe
Politics and patriotism in education / Joel Westheimer
Is patriotism good for democracy?: a study of high school seniors' patriotic commitments / Joseph Kahne & Ellen Middaugh
Democracy's promise and the politics of worldliness: implications for public intellectuals / Henry A. Giroux
A new paradigm for citizenship education: the personal-political approach / Elizabeth E. Heilman
Critical civic literacy and the building of community for a globalized world / Barry M. Franklin & Steven Camicia
Critical civic engagement from inside an Australian school and its community put at a disadvantage / John Smyth
Social control and the pursuit of dangerous citizenship / E. Wayne Ross & Kevin D. Vinson
The work of the criticalist: critical civic literacy and intervention in social class processes / Aaron M. Kuntz
Mediating education and promoting a progressive civics curriculum: pedagogies of philosophy, dissent, and democracy / Aaron Cooley
Negotiating a parallel curriculum: making space for critical civic literacy in the social studies classroom / Christopher Leahey
A core curriculum for civic literacy? / Donald Lazere
Critical civic literacy and the arts / Neil O. Houser
Lessons in conversation: why critical civic engagement requires talking about religion, and what that means for public schools / Robert Kunzman
Attempted cultural baptism: the bible literacy project's impact on civic engagement / Pamela K. Smith & Dianne Smith
The usefulness of pragmatic interpretation in civic education / Andrew Nunn McKnight
Political liberalism and civic education / Barry L. Bull
Rethinking the state: responding to the educational, economic, and environmental crises / David Hursh
Democracy: a red ideal / Jason M. C. Price
Delimiting the debate: the Fordham's attack on democratic values / Christopher Leahey
Civic illiteracy and American history textbooks: the U.S.-Vietnam War / John Marciano
Critical civic literacy: thinking systemically about peace education / Joseph Rayle
The allure of corporate deception and greenwashing: why every rose has its thorn / Cori Jakubiak & Michael P. Mueller
Opportunities: how to more effectively shape the next generation of human beings and citizens / Kristi Fragnoli & David Epstein
Writing to read: critical civic literacy at an alternative high school / Beth Hatt & Paul Parkinson
The civics of language diversity: human rights, citizenship, and English-only / John E. Petrovic
The role of service-learning in critical thinking / Nancy P. Kraft
Social justice enacted: critical civic engagement in the gay straight alliance / J.B. Mayo, Jr
Framing adolescents, their schools and culture: contested worldviews / Linda Irwin-DeVitis
The futility of ideological conflict in teacher education / Daniel P. Liston
The "theology of neutrality" and the "middle-class" curriculum of teacher education: threats to critical civic literacy / Joseph C. Wegwert
(Re)imaging activism: educating teachers for change / Jessica Heybach & Eric C. Sheffield
Renewing democracy in schools / Nel Noddings.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
LC196.5.U6 C745 2011

The Physical Object

xiii, 505 p. :
Number of pages

ID Numbers

Open Library
1433111713, 1433111721, 1453901396
9781433111716, 9781433111723, 9781453901397
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