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What Is Character Education?

by Alan L. Lockwood - 1997

In addressing some of the central questions raised by the current character education movement, I intend to show that a clearer definition and conceptualization of character education is needed if the movement is to develop productively.

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This article originally appeared as NSSE Yearbook Vol 96, No. 2.

Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 98 Number 6, 1997, p. 174-185
https://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 18786, Date Accessed: 9/26/2020 7:24:58 AM

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  • Alan Lockwood
    University of Wisconsin—Madison
    ALAN L. LOCKWOOD is Professor in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction, University of Wisconsin at Madison.
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