ERIC Number: ED450045
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
Spotlight on Confucius: Chinese Classics and Cultural Values. Updated.
Arkin, Linda, Ed.
This updated set of lesson plans focuses on Confucius and Confucian thought, especially Confucian ethics. The lesson plans are divided into the following chapters: (1) "How do the Analects embody the ethical framework of Confucian thought?"; (2) "How does Confucianism affect behavior, attitudes and beliefs?"; (3) "How did other belief systems co-exist and influence the Chinese tradition?"; and (4) "To what extent is Confucianism a defining characteristic of the Chinese mentality?" Each chapter contains several subdivisions and several worksheets for each subdivision. The lesson plans provide performance objectives, background information, and suggested procedures. Selected readings are suggested for each worksheet. (BT)
Descriptors: Area Studies, Beliefs, Chinese Culture, Confucianism, Foreign Countries, Global Approach, Moral Issues, Non Western Civilization, Philosophy, Secondary Education, Social Studies, Values
The American Forum for Global Education, 120 Wall Street, Suite 2600, New York, NY 10005; Fax: 212-624-1412; Web site: http://www.globaled.org/chinaproject/index.html.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: American Forum for Global Education, New York, NY.
Identifiers - Location: China