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Caring: A Feminine Approach to Ethics and Moral Education
Ethics has been discussed largely in the language of the father, Nel Noddings believes: in principles and propositions, in terms such as justification, fairness, and equity. The mother's voice has
The Challenge to Care in Schools: An Alternative Approach to Education
This book challenges the traditional organization of high school studies around the academic disciplines. Noddings argues that such emphasis shortchanges not only the noncollege-bound whose interests
Educating Moral People: A Caring Alternative to Character Education
In this collection of essential essays, Nel Noddings examines alternatives to prevailing models of character education - a sympathetic approach based on an ethic of care. Covering both stories in the
Caring : a relational approach to ethics & moral education
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS PREFACE TO THE 2013 EDITION PREFACE TO THE 2003 EDITION INTRODUCTION 1. WHY CARE ABOUT CARING? The fundamental nature of caring What does it mean to care? Problems arising in the
An Ethic of Caring and Its Implications for Instructional Arrangements
  • N. Noddings
  • Education
    American Journal of Education
  • 1 February 1988
Education for moral life has, until recently, been a primary aim of American schooling. In this essay, it is argued that the aim itself is appropriate but that our conception of morality needs
The caring relation in teaching
According to John Macmurray, ‘teaching is one of the foremost of personal relations’. This paper describes that relation in some detail from the perspective of care ethics. This involves a discussion
Happiness and Education
Part I. Happiness as an Aim of Life and Education: 1. Happiness 2. Suffering and unhappiness 3. Needs and wants 4. The aims of education Part II. Educating for Personal Life: 5. Making a home 6.
Philosophy of education
LIST OF FIGURES PREFACE ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS 1 Philosophy of Education Before the Twentieth Century Socrates and Plato Aristotle Rousseau Pestalozzi, Herbart, and Froebel Summary Questions Introduction
Teaching Themes of Care.
We should want more from our educational efforts than adequate academic achievement, Ms. Noddings contends - and we will not achieve even that meager success unless our children believe that they
What Does It Mean to Educate the Whole Child
Graduate students are assigned two research articles from reputable Professional Journals such as Phi Delta Kappan or Educational Leadership, etc. Students are to complete a minimum one and a half to