Virtue Ethics and Moral Education

Virtue Ethics and Moral Education

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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 virtues The rare collaboration of professional ethical theorists and educational philosophers provides a ground-breaking work and an exciting new focus in a growing area of more

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  • Paperback | 288 pages
  • 156 x 234 x 15.24mm | 385g
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1138866717
  • 9781138866713
  • 2,272,086

Table of contents

Part I Introduction1. Virtue Ethics and the Virtue to Moral EducationJan Steutel & David CarrPart II General Issues2. Virtue, Eudaimonia and Teleological EthicsNicholas Dent3. Character Development and Aristotelian VirtueNancy Sherman4. Virtue, Phronesis and LearningJoseph DunnePart III Varieties of Virtue5. Cultivating the Intellectual and Moral VirtuesRandall Curren6. Virtues of Benevolence and Justice James D. Wallace7. Self-Regarding and Other-Regarding Virtues Michael SlotePart IV Weakness and Integrity8. Moral Growth and the Unity of the VirtuesBonnie Kent9. The Virtues of Will Power: Self-Control and DeliberationJan Steutel10. Virtue, Akrasia and Moral Weakness David CarrPart V Relativism and Rival Traditions11. Virtue, Truth and RealtivismJohn Haldane12. Justice, Care and other Virtues: A Critique of Kohlberg's Theory of Moral DevelopmentPaul Crittenden^l13. Liberal Virtue and Moral EnfeeblementEamonn CallanPart VI Educating the Virtues: Means and Methods^ N14. Virtues, Character and Moral DispositionsJoel J. Kuppermann 15. Habituation and Training in Early Moral UpbringingBen Spiecker16. Trust, Traditions and Pluralism: Human Flourishing and Liberal PolityKenneth A. StrikePart VII Conclusion17. The Virtue Approach to Moral Education: Pointers, Problems and ProspectsDavid Carr & Jan Steutelshow more

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