Second Generation Youth in Canada, Their Mobilities and Identifications: Relevance to Citizenship Education

  title={Second Generation Youth in Canada, Their Mobilities and Identifications: Relevance to Citizenship Education},
  author={Yvonne M. Hébert and Lori Wilkinson and Mehrunnisa Ahmad Ali},
  journal={Brock Education Journal},
Based on narrative data recently collected from youth’s in three Canadian cities, our paper focuses on second generation perceptions of youth’s identifications in a society increasingly influenced by the forces of globalization and how these perceptions may or may not be reflected in programs of study dealing with citizenship education. We utilize a framework consisting of a continuum of mobilities of mind, body, and boundaries to situate their sense of self. The facade of globalisation is… 

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