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Coming of age in a globalized world : the next generation

Author: J Michael Adams; Angelo Carfagna
Publisher: Bloomfield, CT : Kumarian Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book is a primer on the impact of globalization and the case for world citizenship through global education. The authors stress the importance of global education as they seek to reconcile the contrast between national bonds and global interests."--Provided by publisher.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: J Michael Adams; Angelo Carfagna
ISBN: 1565492129 9781565492127
OCLC Number: 61731383
Description: xiii, 256 p. : ill., map ; 23 cm.
Contents: Making connections --
It's a new world! So, what else is new? --
My country : right, wrong, or irrelevant? --
A foundation for world citizenship --
Globalization and world citizenship after September 11 --
A global education : schooling world citizens --
Genetic road maps and speed bumps on the route to world citizenship --
Flying toward the future.
Responsibility: J. Michael Adams and Angelo Carfagna.
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