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In a recent paper, Professor John P Miller discusses the importance of mutual accommodation and compassion in preserving democracies and ensuring we can tackle some of our biggest global problems. He highlights the way in which Canada has become a more tolerant, cooperative, inclusive society by emphasising the role of compromise and compassion. Using examples from education, he shows how we can nurture these qualities in children and young adults.

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This SciPod is a summary of the paper ‘Educating for compassion and mutual accommodation’, in International Journal of Educational Research. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijer.2021.101847 

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