Wednesday, 6 July 2011

DARE Video 18: History and Human Rights Education in Europe and the US

The 2011 International Conference of Humanity in Action "Towards More Just Societies: Learning From History" (Berlin, June 30 - July 3, 2011) focused on innovative educational approaches at the intersection of history education and human rights education in Europe and the US.

Click below for an interview with Dr. Judith Goldstein, Founder and Executive Direction of Humanity in Action. She explains the close ties between history education and human rights education, the main differences between human rights education in Europe and the United States, and the consequences of human rights being developed as a “secular religion”.

Click below for the full interview: