Problems of research in moral education

proceedings of a conference sponsored by the Farmington Trust 29th March - 1st April 1968, held at Lincoln College, Oxford.

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The Moral and Social Action Interdisciplinary Colloquium (MOSAIC) is an international multidisciplinary network of scholars working within the fields of the philosophy, psychology and sociology of moral development, moral education and moral thought. MOSAIC runs an annual conference, traditionally in June or July. This conference attracts an international mix of doctoral students, early career Author: Neil Ferguson. The Journal of Moral Education. likes. The JME provides a unique interdisciplinary forum for the discussion and analysis of moral education and development throughout the ers:   This collection of original essays on virtue ethics and moral education seeks to fill this gap in the recent literature of moral education, combining broader analyses with detailed coverage of: * the varieties of virtue * weakness and integrity * relativism and rival traditions * means and methods of educating the virtuesCited by: The importance of moral education is particularly clear at the junior high level (grades , average age years). Fortunately, it is also a stage when most educators and parents are willing to concede time for moral education activities: The “basics” have been taught in some measure, and the pre-college pressure has not yet begun.

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Character education is an umbrella term loosely used to describe the teaching of children and adults in a manner that will help them develop variously as moral, civic, good, mannered, behaved, non-bullying, healthy, critical, successful, traditional, compliant or socially acceptable beings. Concepts that now and in the past have fallen under this term include social and emotional learning. Moral Education: Problems and Alternatives James A. Prince Much criticism has been directed towards the public schools for their failure to provide moral education to the students of our nation by instilling in them the moral values to which our democratic society has subscribed since its inception. In many cases, the schools must plead guilty. education, and travel, though they embody no inherent good. The areas of moral value of primary interest to this review are the deontic and teleological. Kohlberg, who is generally regarded as one of the most prominent theorists and researchers in the field of moral development, focused his research in the area of deontic value or moral right. This article introduces an account of moral education grounded in Zagzebski’s recent Exemplarist Moral Theory and discusses two problems that have to be solved for the account to become a realistic alternative to other educational models on the market, namely the limited-applicability problem and the problem of indoctrination.

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The program’s use of moral education is similar to Kohlberg’s original model. Offenders discuss and attempt to resolve moral dilemmas. Some of the dilemmas are standard to the Kohlberg model (e.g., the man who steals a drug to save his dying wife, or the “lifeboat dilemma”).

Other dilemmas tap issues that may come up within the group or the correctional environment. Moral Education for Universities and College. how they approach them and what they find useful in resolving these moral problems.

The research is founded on a modified version of Vygotsky's. Get this from a library. Problems of research in moral education: proceedings of a conference sponsored by the Farmington Trust, 29 March-1st Aprilheld at Lincoln College, Oxford.

[Farmington Trust.; Lincoln College (University of Oxford);]. Leming, J., "Curricular Effectiveness in Moral/Values Education: A Review of Research", Journal of Moral Education, Vol.

10(3), The research was on the curriculum effectiveness of moral/values education approaches. Two approaches (values clarification and moral development) were identified as File Size: KB.

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The editor and contributors - all noted philosophers and educators - consider such topics as academic freedom and tenure, free speech on campus, sexual harassment, preferential student admissions, affirmative action in faculty appointments, and the ideal of a politically neutral university.

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Moral Reasoning in Scientific Research. 1 Muriel J. Bebeau. et al. Introduction. The problem. Some students in ethics courses cannot see the point of all the disputation and discussion.

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At core, moral and character education aims to develop the moral person. How this end state develops has been hindered by interest from different theoretical positions, differences between practitioners and theoreticians, different assumptions about how far character is educable, and associated measurement problems.

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This digest addresses two components in the moral and ethical preparation of teachers: identification and assessment of professional ethical concepts and structures in teacher education, and foundations and specific models for the preservice training of teachers of character.

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THE ROLE OF DISCUSSION IN MORAL EDUCATION communications, and misinterpretations. Many of the problems center around moral discussion. Research, theory and practice have produced an educational Zeitgeist that, like some theoretical juggernaut, has taken on a momentum and life of its own.

Hence, it has become quite difficult to separate myth Cited by:. Moral education has been through more radical change in this century, perhaps, than any other subject area.

Director of the Center for the Advancement of Ethics and Character, Kevin Ryan () defines moral education as "what the schools do to help the young become ethically mature adults, capable of moral thought and action" (p.

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The learning area.John R. Meyer is the Director of the Values Education Centre in Burlington, Ontario. Brian Burnham is the Research Coordinator of the York County Board of Education in Aurora, Ontario. John Cholvat is the Research Officer of the Halton Board of Education in Burlington, Ontario.5/5(1).