Youth Civic Engagement in a Globalized World

Citizenship Education in Comparative Perspective

  • Catherine Broom

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Catherine Broom
    Pages 1-14
  3. Catherine Broom, Anthony Di Mascio, Douglas Fleming
    Pages 15-36
  4. Liz Jackson, Puja Kapai, Shiru Wang, Ching Yin Leung
    Pages 59-86
  5. Vanessa V. Tse, Catherine Broom
    Pages 87-102
  6. Tania Naanous, Catherine Broom
    Pages 161-178
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 179-182

About this book


In this book, the authors explore the apparent decline in youth civic engagement through research studies conducted in seven societies/nations with varied experiences with democracy.  This work is framed within a youth civic engagement model. Each subsequent chapter presents the findings for each nation, along with contextual and historical discussions of citizenship education. This book explores the findings in Canada, England, Hong Kong, India, Italy, Japan, and Mexico.


Citizenship Education youth engagement internal and external factors civic mindset youth civic engagement model history and social studies globalization democracy education political science politics youth

Editors and affiliations

  • Catherine Broom
    • 1
  1. 1.University of British Columbia-OkanaganCanada

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