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Analysing the Child Development Project Using the Moral Work of Teaching Framework
Journal of Moral Education
  • Matthew Sanger, Idaho State University
  • Richard Osguthorpe, Boise State University
Document Type
Article
Publication Date
3-1-2009
Abstract

This inquiry applies the Moral Work of Teaching (MWT) framework to analyse the psychological, moral and educational assumptions, and the contingent factors, that explain the basic features of the Child Development Project’s (CDP) approach to moral education. The analysis, it is suggested, not only illuminates the CDP’s approach, but the virtues and implications of using an appropriately complex, theoretically descriptive framework, such as the MWT framework, as a tool for understanding, comparing, developing and applying approaches to moral education.

Copyright Statement

This is an author-produced, peer-reviewed version of this article. The final, definitive version of this document can be found online at Journal of Moral Education, published by Taylor and Francis. Copyright restrictions may apply. DOI: 10.1080/03057240802601490

Citation Information
Matthew Sanger and Richard Osguthorpe. "Analysing the Child Development Project Using the Moral Work of Teaching Framework" Journal of Moral Education (2009)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/richard_osguthorpe/5/