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Citizenship Education in Egypt


Abdelhay, A. T. (2005). Studies on Youth Policies in the Mediterranean Partner Countries. MarlyleRoi: EUROMED.

Ali, S. (2014). Citizenship Education in Egypt: A Critical Content Analysis of the Egyptian Citizenship Education Textbooks.

Attalah, M., & Makar, F. (2014). Nationalism and Homogeneity in Contemporary Curricula Cairo: Egyptian Initiative for Personal Rights .

Baraka, P. E. (2008). Citizenship Education in Egyptian Public Schools: What Values to Teach and in which Adminstrative and Political Contexts? Journal of Education for International Development, 1-18.

Becker, G., & Shahien, M. (2013). Civic Education Conference Documentation. Cairo: Goethe Institut.

CIVICUS. (2005). Civil Society Index Report for the Arab Republic of Egypt: Executive Summary. Cairo: CIVICUS.

Corbel, N., & Pollock, J. (2012). Citizens in the Making: Civil Society and Civic Education in Egypt . Cairo: The John D. Gerhart Center for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement.

Dewey, J. (1897). My pedagogic creed. The School Journal, 77-80. El-Mikawy, N. (2013). The Role of Stakeholders. Civic Education Conference Documentation, pp. 32-33.

El-Nagar , A. M., & Krugly-Smolska , E. (2009). Citizenship Education and Liberal Democratic Change: The Egyptian Case. Canadian and International Education, 36-54.

El-Rouby, H. (2007). Mapping organizations working with and for youth in Egypt. Cairo: World Bank.

Faour, M., & Muasher, M. (2011). Education for Citizenship in the Arab World: Key to the Future. Washington DC: Carnegie Middle East Center.

Handoussa, H., & et all. (2008). Egypt Human Development Report. Cairo: United Nations Development Programme.

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Ministry of Youth. (2014-2015). Executive Plan for Youth Activities. Cairo: Ministry of Youth. Shomali, S. (2010). Euro-Arab Youth Policy Co-operation in the Broader Euro-Mediterranean Context . Sharm El Sheikh: European Union.

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USAID. (2011). The 2011 Civil Society Organization Sustainability Report for the Middle East and North Africa . Cairo: USAID.

Wardany, Y. (2012). The Mubarak Regime’s Failed Youth Policies and the January Uprising. Institute of Development Studies , 37-46.

Shereen Aly and Youmna El-Khattam

تكوين المواطنة في أوروبا وشمال إفريقيا

تكوين المواطنة في أوروبا وشمال إفريقيا

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European societies, albeit at different paces, have undergone profound changes in the fabric of their populations due to EU enlargement, European Citizenship, globalization and migration processes. Traditional concepts of citizenship and citizenship education in Europe have to be revised in the light of these developments.

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