Participant Info

First Name
Sigal
Last Name
Ben-Porath
Country
USA
University
University of Pennsylvania
Keywords
education policy, civic education, youth political engagement, school choice
Availability
Media Contact

Personal Info

About Me

Education and schools

Youth political and civic engagement

Civic education

School choice

Nudges, paternalism

 

Recent Publications

Ben-Porath, S.R. (2013, July). School choice and educational opportunity: Rationales, outcomes and racial disparities. Theory and Research in Education.

Ben-Porath, S.R., & Smith, R. M. (Eds.). (2012). Varieties of sovereignty and citizenship. Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press.

Ben-Porath, S.R. (2012, February). Defending rights in (special) education. Educational Theory61(1).

Ben-Porath, S.R. (2011, September). Wartime citizenship: An argument for shared fate. Ethnicities, 11(3).

Ben-Porath, S. R. (2010). Tough choices: Structured paternalism and the landscape of choice. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.

 

Media Coverage

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/answer-sheet/wp/2015/12/16/how-should-schools-respond-to-anti-muslim-actions-against-students/

 

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/answer-sheet/wp/2014/01/24/why-theres-no-excuse-for-no-excuse-schools/

Country Focus
Israel, United States

Research Areas

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