Moral & Values Education Products

  • Self, Motivation, and Virtue

    Innovative Interdisciplinary Research, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nancy E. Snow, Darcia Narvaez

    This volume features new findings by nine interdisciplinary teams of researchers on the topics of self, motivation, and virtue. Nine chapters bringing together scholars from the fields of philosophy, psychology, neuroscience, and sociology advance our substantive understanding of these important…

    Hardback – 2019-09-05
    Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

  • The Formation of Character in Education

    From Aristotle to the 21st Century, 1st Edition

    By James Arthur

    The Formation of Character: From Aristotle to the 21st Century offers an introduction to the foundations, practices, policies and issues of character formation historically. Following a chronological order, it charts the idea of character formation in the Western tradition by critically examining…

    Hardback – 2019-09-04

  • Philosophical Perspectives on Moral and Civic Education

    Shaping Citizens and Their Schools, 1st Edition

    Edited by Colin Macleod, Christine Tappolet

    Many people place great stock in the importance of civic virtue to the success of democratic communities. Is this hope well-grounded? The fundamental question is whether it is even possible to cultivate ethical and civic virtues in the first place. Taking for granted that it is possible, at least…

    Hardback – 2019-05-07
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Thinking Philosophically about Education

    The Selected Works of Richard Pring, 1st Edition

    By Richard Pring

    In the World Library of Educationalists series, international experts themselves compile career-long collections of what they judge to be their finest pieces – extracts from books, key articles, salient research findings, major theoretical and practical contributions – so the world can read them in…

    Hardback – 2018-12-13
    World Library of Educationalists

  • Education and the Pursuit of Wisdom

    The Aims of Education Revisited, 1st Edition

    By Jānis (John) Tālivaldis Ozoliņš

    Education and the Pursuit of Wisdom examines the ways in which the timeless human search for wisdom relates to current educational practices. This book challenges the current approach of an economically-driven system preparing students solely for the workplace, and instead discusses the importance…

    Hardback – 2018-11-27
    Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

  • Putting Others First

    The Christian Ideal of Others-Centeredness, 1st Edition

    By T. Ryan Byerly

    When deciding what to do, is it best to treat one’s own interests as more important than the interests of others, others’ interests as more important than one’s own, or one’s own and others’ interests as equally important? This book develops an account of others-centeredness, a way of putting…

    Hardback – 2018-10-24
    Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

  • Moral Thought in Educational Practice

    1st Edition

    By Hugh Sockett

    This book demonstrates how pervasive moral thought can be in educational thought and practice. By analyzing research on the moral and intellectual qualities in curriculum, as well as the integration of personhood and citizenship development in classroom work, this book demonstrates the primacy of…

    Hardback – 2018-10-10
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Education and Free Will

    Spinoza, Causal Determinism and Moral Formation, 1st Edition

    By Johan Dahlbeck

    Education and Free Will critically assesses and makes use of Spinoza’s insights on human freedom to construe an account of education that is compatible with causal determinism without sacrificing the educational goal of increasing students’ autonomy and self-determination. Offering a thorough…

    Hardback – 2018-09-13
    Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

  • The Legacy of Isocrates and a Platonic Alternative

    Political Philosophy and the Value of Education, 1st Edition

    By James R. Muir

    Bringing together the history of educational philosophy, political philosophy, and rhetoric, this book examines the influence of the philosopher Isocrates on educational thought and the history of education. Unifying philosophical and historical arguments, Muir discusses the role of Isocrates in…

    Hardback – 2018-07-19
    Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

  • Cultivating Moral Character and Virtue in Professional Practice

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Carr

    Cultivating Moral Character and Virtue in Professional Practice is a pioneering collection of essays focused on the place of character and virtue in professional practice. Professional practices usually have codes of conduct designed to ensure good conduct; but while such codes may be necessary and…

    Hardback – 2018-01-19

  • The Theory and Practice of Virtue Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tom Harrison, David Ian Walker

    The Theory and Practice of Virtue Education offers the reader a comprehensive and authoritative account of both the theoretical and practical complexities of cultivating virtue in education and beyond. The book moves beyond the usual philosophical literature that merely discusses virtue in the…

    Hardback – 2018-01-15

  • John Wesley and the Education of Children

    Gender, Class and Piety, 1st Edition

    By Linda A. Ryan

    Scholars have historically associated John Wesley’s educational endeavours with the boarding school he established at Kingswood, near Bristol, in 1746. However, his educational endeavours extended well beyond that single institution, even to non-Methodist educational programmes. This book sets out…

    Hardback – 2017-11-06
    Routledge Methodist Studies Series

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