ERIC Number: EJ561910
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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High School Teaching of Bioethics in New Zealand, Australia, and Japan.
Asada, Yukiko; Tsuzuki, Miho; Akiyama, Shiro; Macer, Nobuko Y.; Macer, Darryl R. J.
Journal of Moral Education, v25 n4 p401-20 Dec 1996
Summarizes the results of an International Bioethics Education Survey conducted in Australia, New Zealand, and Japan. Compares knowledge and teaching of 15 selected topics with particular emphasis on the teaching of social, ethical, and environmental issues of in vitro fertilization, prenatal diagnosis, biotechnology, nuclear power, pesticides, and genetic engineering. (MJP)
Descriptors: Bioethics, Biology, Biotechnology, Comparative Education, Controversial Issues (Course Content), Cultural Context, Curriculum Development, Educational Practices, Ethical Instruction, Ethics, Foreign Countries, High Schools, Moral Values, School Surveys, Science and Society, Teaching Methods, Technology
Publication Type: Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Location: Australia; Japan; New Zealand