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The Resource Citizenship in Britain : a history, Derek Heater

Citizenship in Britain : a history, Derek Heater

Label
Citizenship in Britain : a history
Title
Citizenship in Britain
Title remainder
a history
Statement of responsibility
Derek Heater
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An historical introduction to the varieties of citizenship in Britain, starting in the Middle Ages and bringing the story right up to the present day. Both the status and understanding of citizenship in practice and the theoretical and advisory writings on the subject are introduced, and their inter-relationships are explored. Among the key themes to be examined are: local and national strata the issue of parliamentary suffrage women excluded and included as citizens the influence of classical ideas nationhood and imperialism the role of political and social theorists interpretations by modern political parties the role of education environmental citizenship multiculturalism globalisation human rights Organised chronologically, each chapter is divided into sections in order to present the reader with different themes in a manageable form. The focus throughout is on accessibility, with no previous knowledge of the subject being assumed. Key Features: Unique in its historical coverage of citizenship in Britain - moving from the Middle Ages to the present day Reveals the great complexity of the development of citizenship in Britain Leading campaigners, politicians and theorists enliven the story and analysis Demonstrates the importance of an historical perspective in understanding the issue of citizenship in Britain today
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Heater, Derek Benjamin
Dewey number
323.60941
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
JN906
LC item number
.H43 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Citizenship
  • Political science
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Citizenship
  • Political science
  • Great Britain
  • Natievorming
  • Radicalisme
  • Revoluties
  • Vrouwenemancipatie
  • Burgerschap
  • Politieke theorieën
  • Multiculturele samenlevingen
  • Verenigd Koninkrijk van Groot-Brittannië en Noord-Ierland
Label
Citizenship in Britain : a history, Derek Heater
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface; Introduction; Chapter 1 Early constitutional and humanist themes; Chapter 2 The eff lorescence of political thinking; Chapter 3 Fighting corruption and France; Chapter 4 Two generations of progress; Chapter 5 Two issues of status; Chapter 6 Focus on social citizenship; Chapter 7 Citizenship as a key concept; References; Index
Control code
70899412
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 263 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780748671960
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttk1dws
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)70899412
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Citizenship in Britain : a history, Derek Heater
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface; Introduction; Chapter 1 Early constitutional and humanist themes; Chapter 2 The eff lorescence of political thinking; Chapter 3 Fighting corruption and France; Chapter 4 Two generations of progress; Chapter 5 Two issues of status; Chapter 6 Focus on social citizenship; Chapter 7 Citizenship as a key concept; References; Index
Control code
70899412
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 263 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780748671960
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttk1dws
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)70899412
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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