ERIC Number: EJ656772
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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The Awakening of Intellectual Virtue.
Stutz, Cathleen K.; Tauer, Susan M.
Journal of Education, v182 n2 p37-43 2000
Responds to the assumption that it is too late to teach virtue in college, noting that Aristotle considered intellectual virtue essential to the cultivation of excellence. Asserts that university education ought to embrace the cultivation of intellectual virtue in students, proposing that by helping students see the pursuit of knowledge as a lifelong endeavor, professors set them on the path to wisdom. (SM)
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