The politics of drift: civic virtues, associations and citizenship
Benson, I. T. (2017). The politics of drift: civic virtues, associations and citizenship. Policy: A Journal of Public Policy and Ideas, 33 (2), 45-53.
We need to move beyond the shallow discourse of ‘values’ and rediscover ‘civic virtues’ by engaging religious and humanist traditions in order to build a deeper shared moral language of citizenship, argues Iain T. Benson.
values, civic virtues, religious traditions, humanist traditions, shared moral language, social bonds, citizenship