ERIC Number: EJ420719
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Don't Just Teach Geography, Teach about Ethics in Geography.
Kirman, Joseph M.
History and Social Science Teacher, v25 n4 p210-11 Sum 1990
Argues that geography teachers should help students explore ethical issues in geography, such as questioning where exploitation ends and conservation begins. Outlines guidelines for ethics, considers pedgogical implications, and offers strategies for motivating students and making geography relevant. (DB)
Descriptors: Codes of Ethics, Controversial Issues (Course Content), Curriculum Development, Ecology, Elementary Secondary Education, Environmental Education, Ethical Instruction, Ethics, Geography, Geography Instruction, Secondary Education, Social Problems, Social Studies, Teacher Responsibility, Teaching Methods
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A