Lockwood, Alan L., The Case for Character Education: A Developmental Approach. New York: Teachers College Press, 2009.
Critiques various forms of contemporary character education programs being used in schools and responds systematically to these criticisms; formulates a theory of developmental character education that overcomes these criticisms; gives practical examples of content and instructional practices for implementing this new theory.
Broad Topical Focus
Curriculum Proposals in Coherent Form
Mode of Inquiry in the Study
Philosophical Inquiry-Speculative Essay
Type of Study
Character Education, Values in the Classroom, Content Selection and Organization
Lockwood, Alan L., "Lockwood, Alan L., The Case for Character Education: A Developmental Approach. New York: Teachers College Press, 2009." (2009). CIRS: Curriculum Inquiry and Related Studies from Educational Research: A Searchable Bibliography of Selected Studies. 3525.
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