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ERIC Number: EJ186315
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1978
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A Novel Approach to Philosophy for Children
Sharp, Ann Margaret
Momentum, 9, 2, 33-7, May 78
At Montclair State College, New Jersey, the Institute for the Advancement of Philosophy for Children is designing a curriculum in philosophy for children from grades K-12, as well as conducting experimental research to show that the study of philosophy can make a qualitative difference in children's reasoning, reading comprehension and interpersonal understanding. Discusses the curriculum's two philosophical novels, the program's approach to ethics and evaluates it. (Author/RK)
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Language: English
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