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ERIC Number: ED250903
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Pages: 35
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
Philosophy: A Course of Study for High School Gifted Students.
LoGiudice, James
The booklet outlines a philosophy course for gifted high school students. The program is designed to provide both academic substance and higher level critical thinking skill development. Objectives of the program include: (1) becoming more sensitive to life's major alternative goals and the standard means recommended for attaining them; (2) becoming more responsibly critical and evaluative of discourse; (3) becoming more careful of the logical cogency of presentations; and (4) becoming more aware of the stumbling blocks to clear, successful problem solving. Unit topics and readings, and suggested activities are listed for the following seven units: orientation to philosophy; social, political, and legal philosophy; epistemology; theology; aesthetics; ethics; and an overview of modern philosophy. (CL)
Bucks County Intermediate Unit 22, Cross Keys Building, 2nd Floor, Doylestown, PA 18901 ($4.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Bucks County Intermediate Unit 22, Doylestown, PA.
Note: Prepared by the Special Education Division.