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Author: Barry Leonard
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: civic, nation, issue, brief, health, findings, life, america, key
Number of Pages: 28
Published: 2011-06-01
ISBN-10: 143794275X
ISBN-13: 9781437942750

The health of our republic relies on the opportunities made available for each citizen to contribute to building and maintaining the strength of their communities. This Issue Brief features national statistics, findings and key trends on civic engagement. Key findings include: Americans are coming together to solve challenges; They are tilting towards the issues and not running away from them; People who serve by volunteering are more likely to participate in the other elements of civic life; Volunteering and voting are the most common forms of civic engagement; Use of the Internet is positive

Author: Amy K. Syvertsen
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: civic, outcomes, students, education, practices, changes
Number of Pages: 19
Published: 2008-07
ISBN-10: 1437902995
ISBN-13: 9781437902990

The power of civic educ. (CE) to elicit positive student outcomes has been documented. However, the field is only now beginning to understand the causal processes that bring about these positive changes in young people. żThe Civic Mission of Schoolsż lays out 6 żpromising approachesż to CE which emphasize the need for instruction that is relevant to young people, provides opportunities for practice, and moves beyond rote learning praxis. These approaches to CE yield positive, lasting outcomes in students. The goal of this project is to examine the association between activities regularly u

Author: Charles Leadbeater
Publisher: Demos
Keywords: entrepreneurship, civic
Number of Pages: 89
Published: 1998
ISBN-10: 1898309396
ISBN-13: 9781898309390

Author: Charles Leadbeater
Publisher: Demos
Keywords: political, era, new, idea, spirit, civic
Number of Pages: 39
Published: 1997
ISBN-10: 1898309930
ISBN-13: 9781898309932

Author: Fred Cohen
Publisher: Civic Research Institute, Inc.
Keywords: law, inmate, disordered, mentally
Number of Pages: 32
Published: 1998-01-01
ISBN-10: 1887554068
ISBN-13: 9781887554060

Author: Willard D. Horwich
Publisher: Civic Research Institute, Inc.
Keywords: insolvency, bankruptcy, issues, tax
Number of Pages: 23
Published: 2004
ISBN-10: 1887554408
ISBN-13: 9781887554404

Author: Bradley T. Borden
Publisher: Civic Research Institute, Inc.
Keywords: exchanges, kind, free, tax
Number of Pages: 46
Published: 2008
ISBN-10: 1887554637
ISBN-13: 9781887554633
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