ERIC Number: EJ669088
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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Bringing in a New Era in Character Education.
Hymowitz, Kay S.
Public Interest, n151 p104-109 Spr 2003
Reviews the book, "Bringing in a New Era in Character Education," a collection of essays by prominent social critics and social scientists. Suggests that the book shows that the character education movement is a reaction to the moral vacuum created by the transformations of the middle and late 20th century. Notes that most of the essays appear convinced that Americans are ready to reject moral relativism. (SM)
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