Institute of Sociology
of the Federal Center of Theoretical and Applied Sociology
of the Russian Academy of Sciences

Civic Education and Patriotism

Civic Education and Patriotism // Obshaya Tetrad. Journal of the School for Civic Education. 2014. N. 1 (64).
ISBN 978-5-91734-042-5

Posted on site: 03.07.15

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The cultural patterns of patriotism are concerned through the evoluition of the nation-state and education. Today we may distiguish two strategies of patriotic education in the schools - critical and uncritical. Up to this criterion we recognize absolutely different educational philosophies of humanitarian education, and especially history learning. But the conditions of the postmodernity force us to come to the conclusion that in 21 century patriotism is a mistake.