Klappentext '"Empowering Children" makes a passionate and well-presented case for children's rights education. It is very well written and argued, and engages nicely with the relevant literature (both historical and current), making insightful connections between children's rights education theory, research, and practice. R. Brian Howe and Katherine Covell's work represents a major advance in the field.'-Daniel Schugurensky, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, University of Toronto Zusammenfassung In Empowering Children! R. Brian Howe and Katherine Covell assert that educating children about their basic rights is a necessary means not only of fulfilling a country's legal obligations! but also of advancing education about democratic principles and the practice of citizenship.
R. Brian Howe is a professor in the Department of Political Science and co-director of the Children's Rights Centre at Cape Breton University. Katherine Covell is a professor in the Department of Psychology and co-director of the Children's Rights Centre at at Cape Breton University.