Fostering Youth's Civic Engagement and Participation in Free and Democratic Societies

Conference Date: 
June 15, 2000 - June 17, 2000

A conference co-sponsored by the Center, the Brown University Center for the Study of Human Development, and the Carnegie Corporation of New York. Over three days, six panels discussed political socialization and engagement, transition to citizenship, the role of schools, and the impact of service-learning. Faculty, doctoral students, and researchers attended from the United States, England, Israel, Northern Ireland, South Africa, and Russia. For further informat