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Publication Type
Journal Article
Author, Analytic
Davis-Morrison, Vileitha; McCallum, Dian
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Institute of Education
Article Title
Educating for values, attitudes and character development : Policy and practice in the formal curriculum in social studies and history
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Caribbean journal of education
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Date of Publication
2005
Volume ID
25
Issue ID
2
Page(s)
103-128
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Abstract
Examines the extent to which values, attitudes and character development are included in the programmes for preparing teachers in Jamaica. The authors investigate the constraints that student teachers face in their attempt to teach values, attitudes and character development via the social studies and history curricula. They also investigate the teacher education curricula in the teachers colleges and at the University of the West Indies, citing the views and experiences of the student teachers.....
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