ERIC Number: ED422234
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1997
Teaching Right and Wrong: Moral Education in the Balance.
Smith, Richard, Ed.; Standish, Paul, Ed.
This book addresses key issues in moral education with a detailed analysis of recent academic literature on the topic with careful rebuttals and counter-arguments presented. The purpose of the book is to deepen discussion on the topic of moral education and its place in the society. The contributing authors present a focus for discussion and reasoned debate. Chapters include: (1) "Shared Values in a Pluralist Society?" (Marianne Talbot; Nick Tate); (2) "Three Proposals and a Rejection" (John White); (3) "Can Education Be Moral?" (Mary Midgley); (4) "Fabulously Absolute" (Paul Standish); (5) "The Spirit of Moral Education -- Or What, Subject of My Will, You Will" (Tony Skillen); (6) "A Moral Fix" (Carole Cox); and (7) "Innate Morality: A Psychoanalytic Approach to Moral Education" (Michael Rustin). (EH)
Descriptors: Codes of Ethics, Ethical Instruction, Higher Education, Integrity, Moral Development, Moral Issues, Moral Values, Values
Stylus Publishing, Inc., P.O. Box 605, Herndon, VA 20172-0605; telephone: 703-661-1581; ($19.95).
Publication Type: Books
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