About the project
Entire name of the project
History and moral encounters: exploring theoretical and empirical intersections of historical and moral consciousness from a history didaktik perspective
Niklas Ammert, Linnaeus University
Jan Löfström, University of Helsinki; Silvia Edling, University of Gävle; Heather Sharp, University of Newcastle (Australien)
January 1 2018–December 31 2021
More about the project
The project is based on a) a text-analysis of previous research within history didaktik from 1980-2019, mapping choices of events from the past that come with moral bearing and b) a comparative study of Finnish and Swedish fifteen year old pupils' moral understandings of historical dilemmas.