Practical approaches to ethics for colleges and universities

TitlePractical approaches to ethics for colleges and universities
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication2008
AuthorsMoore, SL
Series TitleNew directions for higher education,; no. 142;
Series VolumeNew Directions for Higher Education
Pagination117 p.
Place PublishedSan Fransisco
Publication Languageeng
ISBN Number9780470416716
Accession Number232130743
Call NumberLC: LB2324
KeywordsEducation, Higher -- Moral and ethical aspects. , Education, Higher -- Philosophy.
AbstractThis special issue of the quarterly report, New Directions in Higher Education seeks to outline best practices for integrating ethics into college and university programs for presidents, vice presidents, deans, and other higher education decision makers. The volume discusses such issues as fostering sustainability and service-learning on campus, developing institutional codes of ethics, ethics across the curriculum, the design and delivery of a course on ethics, and institutional obligations to provide a quality education for athletes.
Notesill. ; 23 cm.A practical definition of ethics for truly strategic planning in higher education / Roger Kaufman -- Service learning as an expression of ethics / Julie Newman -- Ethics across the curriculum / Nancy J. Matchett -- Learning from the codes of the academic disciplines / William D. Woody -- Thinking through the issues in a code of ethics / Michael Davis -- Teaching ethics in a business program / John H. Grant -- Classroom strategies for teaching ethics / Sharon Smaldino -- The institution's obligations to athletes / Linda A. Sharp, Holly K. Sheilley."Summer 2008."/ Includes bibliographical references and index.Stephanie L. Moore, editor. More Records: Show record informationBook
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