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Character education

Last Updated: 13-Feb-2014

This is a guide for those researching character education, including moral education and caring.

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Background information

Notre Dame, Ind. : University of Notre Dame Press, c2005.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » BF723 .M54 C45 2005
New York : Routledge, 2008.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LC268 .H264 2008
Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2012.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LB1072 .H36 2012 V.1
New York : Routledge, 2009.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LC71 .H364 2009
Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2008.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LC268 .M667 2008 V.1
"This work delves into the topic of moral education in America's K-12 schools. Following an introductory historical chapter, it analyzes salient topics and notable leaders in the field of moral education. It treats the issues thoroughly and fairly, providing a heightened understanding of both the major and minor themes in moral education. Subjects covered include: accelerated Christian education, benevolence, bullying, caring, character development, cheating, civic education, commitment, counseling, democratic schools, discipline, drug and alcohol education, empathy, faith, friendship, hidden curriculum, honesty, justice, moral agency, peer influence, positive psychology, respect, responsibility, self-esteem, social development, sports, violence, and virtue ethics."

New books

Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LB3609 .L275 2013

Journals

London, Pemberton Pub. Co.
SAL3 (off-campus storage) » Stacks » LC268 .J67 V.41 2012

Databases

Education databases

[Washington, DC : National Library of Education?, 199?-
Bibliographic database of educational resources including articles, reports, and curriculum.
[Bronx, N.Y.] : H.W. Wilson Co.
Indexes and abstracts articles of English-language periodicals and books on education from 1983 on. Abstracting coverage begins with January 1994. Full-text coverage begins in January 1996 and is available for over half the 600 journals indexed.
Bethesda, MD : Editorial Projects in Education, Inc.
Birmingham, AL : Teachers College Record
"Teachers College Record Book Reviews provides comprehensive reviews of the leading books in education and educational research by major scholars in these fields. "

Related databases

[Evanston, Ill.] : American Theological Association, [Ipswich, Mass.] : EBSCO Information Services
"The ATLA Religion Database is a comprehensive database designed to support religious and theological scholarship in graduate education and faculty research."
[San Diego, etc., Sociological Abstracts, inc.]
SAL3 (off-campus storage) » Stacks » HM1 .S67 V.52:NO.6 2004
Abstracts and indexes the international literature in sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences.

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