Political Education in Germany

KONDO, Takahiro, Doitsu no Seiji Kyoiku (Political Education in Germany, Tokyo : Iwanami Shoten, 2005)

(1) Summarizes the past and present of "political education" in Germany, which is equivalent of what we Japanese call "education for citizenship" today.

(2) Needs more analysis over the ambivalence of german attitude, which seems to be generated by the Nazi experience, toward the necessity or not of teaching such and such concrete values in schools.