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Author Knutson, Julie, author.

Title Global citizenship : engage in the politics of a changing world / Julie Knutson ; illustrated by Traci Van Wagoner.

Publication Info. White River Junction, VT : Nomad Press, a division of Nomad Communications, [2020]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Library Connection Teen Non-Fiction    323.6 KNU    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Teen Non-Fiction.
Description vii, 120 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm.
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Series Inquire and investigate
Inquire and investigate.
Bibliography Includes bibliographic references and index.
Contents Timeline -- What makes a citizen? -- Protecting all human rights -- Your political rights -- Promoting economic justice -- Protecting the global environment -- Preserving cultural rights.
Summary The basic human rights-- a safe environment, freedom of expression, education-- are right that are worked for and defended around the world. Knutson shows how young people can protect and promote rights equality, within and beyond their own communities. The book includes investigative activities and research projects that encourage critical and creative thinking skills, as well as mini-biographies about real people performing meaningful work on human rights issues today.-- Adapted from back cover.
Subject Social action -- Juvenile literature.
Political activists -- Juvenile literature.
World citizenship -- Juvenile literature.
World politics -- Juvenile literature.
Globalization -- Juvenile literature.
Citizenship -- Social aspects -- Juvenile literature.
Genre/Form Young adult nonfiction.
Added Author Van Wagoner, Traci, illustrator.
ISBN 9781619309333 (hardcover)
1619309335 (hardcover)
9781619309364 (paperback)
161930936X (paperback)

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