ERIC Number: EJ596492
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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The Thought Experiment as a Pedagogical Device in Nursing Ethics Education.
Journal of Nursing Education, v38 n8 p374-76 Nov 1999
Describes thought experiments as "thin" case studies devoid of detail. Shows how to use them to stimulate discussion and reflective moral dialogue in the teaching of ethics to nurses. (SK)
Descriptors: Case Method (Teaching Technique), Ethics, Higher Education, Moral Values, Nursing Education, Value Judgment
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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