Friday, 24 March, 2017

The Adult Learner 2005: Citizenship & Participation

The Adult Learner 2005: Citizenship & Participation

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Summary

Against the backdrop of 2005, European Year of Citizenship through Education this journal contains a series of articles addressing Citizenship & Participation.

 

Contents


7 Editorial Comment


11 Citizenship, Education and Governance in a Global Context
Kumi Naidoo


26 From Emigration to Immigration: New Dawn for an Intercultural 21st Century Ireland
Fidèle Mutwarasibo


35 Citizenship: A Way of Being in One's World and of One's World
Anne Ryan and Helen Fallon


47 Democratic Citizenship Education in Ireland
Clodagh Harris


54 The Impact of Educational Disadvantage on Adult Citizenship and Participation in Ireland
Tracey Connolly


62 Growing into Greatness Local History Group


69 The Education Equality Initiative and the Citizen Learner
Denise Shannon


78 Why Positive Access Policies in Higher Education can Contribute to Active Citizenship
Michael Lanigan


Book Reviews


85 The Power of Critical Theory for Adult Learning and Teaching


90 Unsettling the Horses - Interrogating Adult Education Perspectives


95 The Politics of Community Development


99 Looking at the Economy through Women's Eyes: A facilitator's guide for economic literacy