ERIC Number: EJ952536
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2012
Abstractor: As Provided
The Order of Things: Ethical Foundations for Community College Leaders
Stumpf, Arthur D.; Holt, Lynn; Crittenden, Laura; Davis, James E.
Community College Journal of Research and Practice, v36 n1 p28-39 2012
This article calls attention to the need for community college leaders to develop a deeper understanding of ethics in preparation for addressing ethical issues that arise in the administration of their institutions. It discusses briefly the nature of ethics and the ethical theories of some modern and postmodern authors. The article is concerned with how students in a doctoral program of study in community college leadership can incorporate ethics into their study of leadership, and it describes briefly the manner in which this is done at Mississippi State University.
Descriptors: Community Colleges, Doctoral Programs, Ethics, Leadership, Leaders, Higher Education, Two Year Colleges, Decision Making, Epistemology, Moral Values, Doctoral Degrees
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education; Two Year Colleges
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Mississippi