Moral Competence


The ability to solve problems and conflicts morally, that is, on the basis of moral principles through deliberation and discussion, instead of through violence and deceit, or through submitting to others.

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(Oct. 2019, 2nd edition)

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Last update: October 13, 2019 / Past events / Konstanz

How to Teach Moral Competence*

Symposia and Lectures on
Moral competence

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Pre-symposium workshop "Fostering Moral Competence Through Discussion Theater/KMDD" in Vilnius, Lithuania. More...

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Symposium "Moral Competence: Its Nature, Relevance and Education." Vilnius, Lithuania (in progress) Call for papers.

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Ewa Nowak, Dawn Schrader & Boris Zizek, eds.: Educating Competencies for Democracy. Frankfurt: Peter Lang Georg Lind: Moralerziehung auf den Punkt gebracht. [Moral Education in a Nutshell.] Schwalbach: Debus Pädagogik. Georg Lind: La moral puede ensenarse. Mexico: trillas
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Georg Lind, Hans A. Hartmann & R. Wakenhut, eds.: Moral Development and the Social Environment. Chicago: Precedent Publ.
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Kay Hemmerling: Morality Behind Bars. An Intervention Study on Fostering Moral Competence in Prisoners as a New Approach to Social Rehabilitation. Frankfurt: Peter Lang.

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