Essays about: "democratic schools"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 29 essays containing the words democratic schools.

  1. 1. DELIBERATIVE DEMOCRACY AND EDUCATION - in context, in theory and in empirical research

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Axel Rödström; [2020-08-28]
    Keywords : deliberative democracy; citizenship education; philosophy of education;

    Abstract : This master's thesis problematizes the deliberative citizenship education model from three different perspectives. It contains three substudies, which all investigate how deliberativedemocracy has been modelled on deliberative criteria for discussions. READ MORE

  2. 2. Imagining the Commune - Democratic confederalist approaches to law and conflict resolution

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Miran Kakaee; [2020-04-14]
    Keywords : Legal plurism; regulations of social relations; restorative justice; democratic confederalism; self-administration;

    Abstract : In the midst of an ongoing civil war, the people of North and East Syria have been building society based on the ideas of direct-democratic and decentralized self-administration. Differently put, they have embraced the principles and ideas of democratic confederalism, which is the political ideology developed by PKK founder Abdullah Öcalan. READ MORE

  3. 3. Racism, Mark Twain and Close Reading in the English Language Classroom

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för humaniora, utbildnings- och samhällsvetenskap

    Author : Hannes Wikman; [2020]
    Keywords : Racism; racial inequality; intercultural competence; understanding; narrative imagination; narration; empathy; democratic values; Close Reading;

    Abstract : This essay argues that Mark Twain’s novels The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn and Pudd’nhead Wilson can be applied in Swedish upper secondary schools to address racial inequality in the purpose of achieving intercultural competence and understanding. Racism is a vast issue, evident in both schools and in our society, locally as well as globally, where ethnical minorities are abused or disfavored societal privileges. READ MORE

  4. 4. “What is Fun for You, is What’s Important to Us!” : Image Work and Positional Games in Swedish Upper Secondary Education

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Jonathan Schunnesson; Jakob Westergren; [2019]
    Keywords : Competition; Discourse Analysis; Image; Upper Secondary Education;

    Abstract : How do upper secondary schools work with image to compete online? Through meso-discourse analysis we have analyzed the descriptions of 147 schools offering university preparatory programs in Stockholm County, at one of the larger online information portals for upper secondary education (gymnasium.se). READ MORE

  5. 5. The young adult and “värdegrund”:A study of the English subject’s possibilities to educate the society of tomorrow

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för humaniora, utbildnings- och samhällsvetenskap

    Author : Elias Lidén; [2019]
    Keywords : Democratic education; fundamental values; värdegrund; collective values;

    Abstract : In 1993, the Swedish National Agency for Education, Skolverket, coined and implemented the so-called collective morals mission, or “värdegrundsuppdraget,” which subsequently led up to the publication of a new national syllabus for upper-secondary school, LPF94. The collective morals mission constituted the values to be taught in Swedish schools and also positioned the Swedish school system ideologically. READ MORE