ERIC Number: EJ228435
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: 0
Public Ethics versus Personal Motives in Special Education.
Kelly, Edward J.
Journal of General Education, v30 n4 p285-94 Win 1979
Contrasts ethical rationales for special education against the clearly identifiable motives and observable actions of special educators. Motives for special education career choice include altruism, scientific scholarship, economic necessity, opportunism, idiosyncratic bias, incompetence, and personal needs. Calls for consensus of what comprises ethical and unethical practice. (CAM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A