David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Patricia Keith-Spiegel (ed.)
Lawrence Erlbaum (2002)
The Ethics of Teaching provides a frank discussion of the most frequently encountered ethical dilemmas that can arise in educational settings, as well as tips on how to avoid these predicaments and how to deal with them when they do occur. The goal is to stimulate discussion and raise faculties' consciousness about ethical issues. Ethical dilemmas are presented as short, engaging case scenarios, most of which are based on actual situations, so as to furnish more realistic and interesting stimuli for individual reflection and group discussion. These scenarios offer the opportunity to consider the subtle complexities inherent in the social and psychological contexts in which educator-student interactions occur and the effects of those complexities on ethical decision making. Each case is followed by a detailed analysis and advice. The book's 195 cases are grouped into 22 chapters representing topics, such as the controversial classroom presentations and assignments, debatable testing and grading practices, problematic student-faculty interactions, dual-role relationships with students, collegial conflicts, managing very difficult students, and confidentiality dilemmas. The Ethics of Teaching: A Casebook, Second Edition: *focuses on commonly encountered ethical "gray areas" that have no clear solution; *includes questions to stimulate discussion of related ethical issues; *concludes with a chapter on prevention, peer mentoring, and intervention; and *serves as excellent "assigned reading" to stimulate group discussion in teaching workshops and faculty development programs. The first edition of this book evolved by collecting a variety of teaching situations that commonly occur in college and university settings. The authors then created responses to the situations and circulated both the cases and the responses to reviewers from a number of departments across the country. As a result, the vast majority of the cases are "discipline free." The second edition features many new cases to reflect recent trends and events related to academic ethics. Questions were added to stimulate discussion and to further elaborate the issues. The Ethics of Teaching: A Casebook is ideal for college and university faculty, graduate assistants, and administrators involved in workshops, graduate teaching assistant courses, and faculty development and new faculty orientation programs. As a result of the book's cross-disciplinary development, it will be beneficial to faculty from a broad spectrum of disciplines.
|Keywords||College teachers Professional ethics College teaching Moral and ethical aspects|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
|Buy the book||$29.82 new (43% off) $41.00 direct from Amazon (22% off) Amazon page|
|Call number||LB1779.E76 2002|
|ISBN(s)||0805840621 9780805840629 080584063X 9780805840636|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
Starla L. Dallesasse (2011). Managing Nonsexual Multiple Relationships in University Counseling Centers: Recommendations for Graduate Assistants and Practicum Students. Ethics and Behavior 20 (6):419-428.
Similar books and articles
Charles Glagola, Moshe Kam, Caroline Whitebeck & Michael C. Loui (1997). Teaching Ethics in Engineering and Computer Science: A Panel Discussion. Science and Engineering Ethics 3 (4):463-480.
Sarah E. Oberlander & Jeffrey E. Barnett (2005). Multiple Relationships Between Graduate Assistants and Students: Ethical and Practical Considerations. Ethics and Behavior 15 (1):49 – 63.
Alfonso R. Oddo (1997). A Framework for Teaching Business Ethics. Journal of Business Ethics 16 (3):293-297.
Mark C. Baetz & David J. Sharp (2004). Integrating Ethics Content Into the Core Business Curriculum: Do Core Teaching Materials Do the Job? [REVIEW] Journal of Business Ethics 51 (1):53-62.
Bruce Macfarlane (2004). Teaching with Integrity: The Ethics of Higher Education Practice. Routledgefalmer.
Neil W. Hamilton (2002). Academic Ethics: Problems and Materials on Professional Conduct and Shared Governance. Praeger.
Joan Poliner Shapiro (2001). Ethical Leadership and Decision Making in Education: Applying Theoretical Perspectives to Complex Dilemmas. L. Erlbaum Associates.
John M. Braxton (2011). Professors Behaving Badly: Faculty Misconduct in Graduate Education. Johns Hopkins University Press.
John M. Braxton (1999). Faculty Misconduct in Collegiate Teaching. Johns Hopkins University Press.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads36 ( #67,514 of 1,696,514 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #343,026 of 1,696,514 )
How can I increase my downloads?