The Moral Intelligence of Children: How to Raise a Moral Child

The Moral Intelligence of Children

How to Raise a Moral Child

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ISBN10: 0452279372 ISBN13: 9780452279377 Publisher: Penguin USA (P) Published: Jan 1 1998 Weight: 0.45lbs. Height: 8.25" Width: 5.50" Depth: 0.75" Language: English

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The question is more relevant now than ever before: what makes someone a moral person?

Child psychiatrist and Harvard professor Robert Coles has dedicated much of his life to exemplifying, teaching, and writing about the moral life. Here, Coles illuminates the ways in which children become moral or not so moral adults, drawing on case studies, talks with parents, visits to nurseries and classrooms, and interviews with children. No subject could be more important and more timely--for all Americans, but especially for parents. In the tradition of such bestsellers as Cultural Literacy and Emotional Intelligence, The Moral Intelligence of Children identifies a new type of intelligence essential for success and fulfillment in life. It will be used by parents and teachers for years to come as the authoritative guide to children's moral development.
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