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ERIC Number: EJ590425
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0305-7240
The Role of Compassion in Moral Education.
Ruiz, Pedro Ortega; Vallejos, Ramon Minguez
Journal of Moral Education, v28 n1 p5-17 Mar 1999
Proposes compassion as a new model for moral education, emphasizing empathy as a foundation for educating for compassion. Argues that socioaffective experiences, acquisition of social skills, and awakening moral awareness are resources that enable the development of empathy. Suggests emotional guidance and observation-based tasks as practical implementations. (DSK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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