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Kurian, Nomisha C. – International Journal of Development Education and Global Learning, 2019
This article critically examines how the concept of empathy is mobilized in the rhetoric of development education, and explores different ways of conceptualizing empathy as a pedagogical ideal and an affective experience. Its premise is that the concept of empathy has been insufficiently probed within academia, even though paradigm shifts in…
Descriptors: Empathy, Poverty, Reflection, Foreign Countries
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Underhill, Helen – International Journal of Development Education and Global Learning, 2019
The continued rise of populisms and divisions alongside widening inequalities nationally and globally give increasing urgency to the question of how educators and activists can respond. This article examines the possibilities that emerge from the connections between global citizenship education (GCE) and learning in social movements, both spaces…
Descriptors: Citizenship Education, Social Change, Teaching Methods, Activism
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Brown, Eleanor J.; Nicklin, Laura Louise – International Journal of Development Education and Global Learning, 2019
This article explores the impact of a global youth work project that aimed to engage young people in social issues through the medium of hip-hop. We discuss the literature on education for social justice and then give an overview of the hip-hop project we analysed. We go on to explore the qualitative findings, asking what practices were most…
Descriptors: Popular Culture, Music, Youth Programs, Social Justice
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Tarozzi, Massimiliano; Inguaggiato, Carla – International Journal of Development Education and Global Learning, 2018
According to recommendations of the UN Secretary General's Global Education First Initiative, countries and regions require a number of structural changes if they are to implement educational policies and practice based on global citizenship education, and to promote respect and responsibility across cultures. In this paper, we present the first…
Descriptors: Citizenship Education, Educational Policy, Cross Cultural Studies, Foreign Countries
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Scoffham, Stephen – International Journal of Development Education and Global Learning, 2018
This article considers some of the key challenges and opportunities for global learning. It is argued that global learning is a confused terrain that is emotionally 'hot' because it impacts on deep-rooted notions of nationality and personal identity. The difficulty of engaging with controversial issues such as power relations, social injustice,…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Global Education, Educational Change, Curriculum Development
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Moraes, Silvia Elisabeth; de Almeida Freire, Ludmila – International Journal of Development Education and Global Learning, 2017
This article discusses the formation of a "planetary citizenship" based on the "ecology of knowledges" perspective in Brazilian universities. It is informed by the authors' experiences and the partial results from a research project entitled "Planetary citizenship and the ecology of knowledges: Interdisciplinarity,…
Descriptors: Citizenship Education, Global Approach, Foreign Countries, Higher Education
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Moraes, Silvia Elisabeth – International Journal of Development Education and Global Learning, 2014
In a world where people interact across countries, citizens need to find their role in the global community; therefore, global citizenship (GC) has become an influential theme in higher education. Due to its various interpretations and modes of action, in this paper GC is addressed as a floating signifier. Our main data comes from interviews with…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Global Approach, Global Education, Citizenship
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Scoffham, Stephen – International Journal of Development Education and Global Learning, 2013
This article explores some of the challenges of developing a module on global learning with primary initial teacher education (ITE) students studying at a UK university. The research, which employed a mixed methodology, involved around 550 students and eight members of staff over a three-year period. The findings indicate that many students…
Descriptors: Trainees, Preservice Teacher Education, Learning Modules, Barriers