Generation Next: Becoming Socially Enterprising

Generation Next: Becoming Socially Enterprising

Becoming Socially Enterprising

by Heather AndersonSusanna Chamberlain and Kerrie Foxwell-Norton

Paperback / softback Publication Date: 30/06/2014

  $97.95
Generation Next: Becoming Socially Enterprising opens the door to the possibilities of social enterprise, harnessing students' idealism and desire to `make a difference'. The book is organised around three key questions: Why should I care?, What could I do?, and What should I know? and provides an overview of issues, theories and practical knowledge that enables students to understand the world of the 21st Century and to be equipped to participate as active citizens. It explores the key themes of social justice, human rights and cultural awareness through practical, real life Australian/Pacific case studies. Key featuresCase studies and interviews throughout the book help illustrate the principles discussed, as well as show examples of the possibilities of social enterprise. `Spotlight on ...' feature boxes illuminate a particular idea, practice or person.Research questions offer an opportunity for an inquiry-based learning process where further information, ideas and theory can be gathered. Class exercises provide a starting place for problem-based learning.
ISBN:
9780195527896
9780195527896
Category:
Sociology
Format:
Paperback / softback
Publication Date:
30-06-2014
Language:
English
Publisher:
Oxford University Press Australia
Country of origin:
Australia
Pages:
352
Dimensions (mm):
246x191x15mm
Weight:
0.5kg

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