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

Civic education and freedom

Civic education and freedom // Obshaya tetrad. Journal of the Schoool for civic education. 2014. N. 4 (66). P. 40-53.
ISBN 978-5-91734-047-0

Posted on site: 03.07.15

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Two types of freedom - positive and negative - are scrutinized in their evolution and current understanding. These two types are put into the centre of liberalism and communitarianism, as basic contorvercies of modern ideology. In both of them civic education is interpreted very differently. The choice of the model is still voluntaristic and depends on personal choice of the educator.