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McKinnon: Issues in Political Theory 2e

Chapter 10

Citizenship Foundation
www.citizenshipfoundation.org.uk/index.php
A UK charity devoted to citizenship education.  Includes news, blogs, and resources for teachers and students.

Citizens UK
www.citizensuk.org/
A community organising group.

Civitas International
www.civnet.org/
An international NGO dedicated to the promotion of civic education; resources include citizenship lesson plans and transcripts of lectures and conference discussions.

Corporation for National and Community Service
www.nationalservice.gov/
Website of the CNCS, an American federal agency that coordinates a variety of volunteering and service programmes.

A Guide to Teaching Citizenship Through Film
www.bfi.org.uk/education/teaching/witm/
A guide to teaching responsible citizenship using movies, from the British Film Institute.

Philosophy Bites
http://philosophybites.com/2008/06/will-kymlicka-o.html
Will Kymlicka discusses minority rights.

Politeia
www.politeia.net/
An association that aims to promote active democratic citizenship and civic participation in Europe.  Downloadable monthly newsletter, plus information on citizenship issues sorted by theme and country.

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy
http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/citizenship/
Entry on citizenship.

US Citizenship Podcast
uscitizenpod.blogspot.com/
News about American citizenship tests, plus examples of tests and interviews in podcast form.

WelcometoUSA.gov
www.welcometousa.gov/
The US government's welcome website for new immigrants.