Democracy in Action by Simon Foster
  

Synopsis

Democracy in Action by Simon Foster

With citizenship education having a key place within the revised curriculum, this series offers a time-saving way to update or expand provision for this vital subject. Democracy in Action presents students with a clear and balanced picture of how the United Kingdom is governed at local, regional, national and European levels. The Citizen and the Law provides accessible, up-to-date information on Britain's laws and on how the courts, police and prison services operate. Human Rights encourages students to develop a sense of global citizenship by engaging with issues ranging from political freedom and economic injustice to the rights of the disabled. The updated Global Concerns student's book adds a crucial global dimension to the series, helping to prepare students for life in a rapidly changing, increasingly globalized society.

About the Author

The series editor, John Foster, has written many successful resources for schools, including Lifelines, Issues, Studywise and Viewpoints, and co-author of English Direct. He is also a best-selling poet. Simon Foster (Democracy in Action and Human Rights) is a political consultant. He is also, with John Foster, co-author of Viewpoints 2. Keith West (The CItizen and the Law) is Head of English at Tasker Milward School, Haverforwest, and author of Raising Issues, The Woman in White (Classics Plus) and several other books for schools. He is also co-author of English Direct.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Simon Foster
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Publisher

Collins Educational an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers
www.collinseducation.com

Publication date

20th January 2003

ISBN

9780007149759


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