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Civic literacy : how informed citizens make democracy work, Henry Milner

Label
Civic literacy : how informed citizens make democracy work
Title
Civic literacy
Title remainder
how informed citizens make democracy work
Statement of responsibility
Henry Milner
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Milner, Henry
Dewey number
306.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
JF799
LC item number
.M55 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Civil society
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political participation
  • Civil society
  • Civics
  • Social capital (Sociology)
  • Participation politique
  • Société civile
  • Éducation à la citoyenneté
  • Capital social (Sociologie)
Label
Civic literacy : how informed citizens make democracy work, Henry Milner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 263-286) and index
Contents
Civic engagement and social capital. The uses and abuses of social capital ; Civic engagement and political participation ; Political participation and political knowledge -- Sources of civic literacy. Civic literacy in comparative context ; Political participation and political institutions ; Civic literacy and political institutions ; Civic literacy and the media -- Policy choices promoting civic literacy. Promoting civic literacy through political institutions and the media ; Promoting civic literacy through adult education ; The case of New Zealand -- Civic literacy and socioeconomic outcomes. Economic outcomes: combining growth and fair distribution ; Civic literacy and the foundations of the sustainable welfare state in Sweden ; Civic literacy and the sustainable welfare state ; Conclusion: the future of the sustainable welfare state -- Appendixes. The CSES questions on political knowledge ; The international adult literacy survey ; The TV dependency scale: data and sources ; A survey of New Zealand candidates
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 293 p.
Isbn
9781584651987
Lccn
2001004979
Note
Faculty of Arts Trust Fund.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u2080998-01umb_inst
  • 2104868
  • (Sirsi) i9781584651734
  • (OCoLC)47803381
Label
Civic literacy : how informed citizens make democracy work, Henry Milner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 263-286) and index
Contents
Civic engagement and social capital. The uses and abuses of social capital ; Civic engagement and political participation ; Political participation and political knowledge -- Sources of civic literacy. Civic literacy in comparative context ; Political participation and political institutions ; Civic literacy and political institutions ; Civic literacy and the media -- Policy choices promoting civic literacy. Promoting civic literacy through political institutions and the media ; Promoting civic literacy through adult education ; The case of New Zealand -- Civic literacy and socioeconomic outcomes. Economic outcomes: combining growth and fair distribution ; Civic literacy and the foundations of the sustainable welfare state in Sweden ; Civic literacy and the sustainable welfare state ; Conclusion: the future of the sustainable welfare state -- Appendixes. The CSES questions on political knowledge ; The international adult literacy survey ; The TV dependency scale: data and sources ; A survey of New Zealand candidates
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 293 p.
Isbn
9781584651987
Lccn
2001004979
Note
Faculty of Arts Trust Fund.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u2080998-01umb_inst
  • 2104868
  • (Sirsi) i9781584651734
  • (OCoLC)47803381

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