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Author Salls, Holly Shepard.

Title Character education : transforming values into virtue / Holly Shepard Salls.

Imprint Lanham : University Press of America, c2007.

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Moore Stacks  LC311 .S28 2007    Available  ---
Description 153 p. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 133-137) and index.
Contents Character education : an introduction. Historical background ; Current trends -- John Dewey. Human nature ; Morality & growth ; Growth & education ; Character training -- Alasdair MacIntyre. MacIntyre's intellectual framework ; Practices and traditions ; Educating for good character -- A new vision in character education. School philosophy & mission statements ; Respect & love of learning ; Character education : single-sex or coeducational? ; Creating a tradition of virtue ; School and family : creating a community of shared values.
Subject Moral education -- United States.
Character -- Study and teaching -- United States.
ISBN 0761836128 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780761836124 (pbk. : alk. paper)