Dr. Jane Melanie Young

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Name: Dr. Jane Melanie Young
Country: Canada
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Organisation: Douglas College
Topics of most interest: Global Education as a whole, Citizenship education , Development education, Environmental education, Gender education, Multi- Intercultural, anti-racist education, Peace education, Social justice education, Sustainable development education
Types of education of most interest: Primary, Secondary, Higher education, Adult education, Comparative education
Preference for research approach: Theoretical / conceptual research, Empirical research
Preference for research focusing on: Curriculum, Pedagogy, Policy, Teacher education
Recent publications:

Young, J. Melanie (2015).Thesis: Systems Thinking and Global Education: Towards a Framework for a Transformative Global Education. Unpublished Doctor of Philosophy thesis, Simon Fraser University. http://summit.sfu.ca/item/14548

Young, J.M. (2010). Problems with global education: Conceptual contradictions. Alberta Journal of Educational Research, 56(2), 143-156.

Young, M. & Cassidy, W. (2004). The impact of a global education course on students’ citizenship attitudes and behaviour. Canadian and International Education, 33(2), 57-87.

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