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ERIC Number: ED454806
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001
Pages: 143
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-0-275-97211-9
The Conscience of the Campus: Case Studies in Moral Reasoning among Today's College Students.
Davey, Joseph Dillon; Davey, Linda DuBois
This book is about conscience development in the college community. It uses examples from actual classroom experiences in more than two dozen scenarios that describe how college students think about the moral issues of the day. The book also describes how to use these examples to promote critical thinking skills. The chapters are: (1) "Law as a Guide to Justice"; (2) "The Logic of the Law"; (3) "Change in the Law"; (4) "The Constitution"; (5) "The Bill of Rights"; (6) "Crime"; (7) "Poverty"; (8) "Race"; and (9) "Drugs." An epilogue discusses "Has the Moral Reasoning of College Students Changed?" Each chapter lists some suggested readings. (SLD)
Praeger Publishers, an imprint of Greenwood Publishing Group, 88 Post Road West, P.O. Box 5007, Westport, CT 06881-5007, (paperback: ISBN-0-275-97211-9, $18.95; clothbound: ISBN-0-275-97208-9, $59.95). Tel: 800-225-5800 (Toll Free); Web site:
Publication Type: Books; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A