Democracy and Education
Weekendseminar on "Democracy and Education"
This seminar will be held in English!
Co-instructor: Yaman Abobakr (Syrien)
“Democracies need democrats” – this insight forms the precept of civic education. In order for a democratic system to be effective and sustainable, and also to be more than just a set of formal procedures it needs to rely on democratic citizens. In this seminar we will explore democratic principles, the importance of education and discuss the emergence and consequences of right wing populism.