Philosophy for Young Thinkers

Author: Hester, Dr. Joseph P.; Vincent, Dr. Philip

Subjects: Teacher Resources; Philosophy; Values; Curriculum; Critical Thinking

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Philosophy for Young Thinkers is a thought-provoking, meaningful, controversial, and exciting book for instructors of children of any age. It provides overviews of the major philosophical schools of thought, as well as explanations of the conceptual schemes utilized in ethical and rational problem solving. It presents more than 20 intensive philosophical problem sheets to involve children in current issues of critical, moral, and ethical concerns, including the ethics of science and medicine, religion, world hunger, technology and automation, urban planning, the military, and the environment. Children must use critical, analytical, and creative thinking skills, as well as divergent approaches to philosophy. The book also contains a list of definitions of terms and a bibliography.

Philosophy for Young Thinkers is a thought-provoking, meaningful, controversial, and exciting book for teachers of students in any grade. It provides overviews of the major philosophical schools of thought, as well as explanations of the conceptual schemes utilized in ethical and rational problem solving. It presents more than 20 intensive philosophical problem sheets to involve students in current issues of critical, moral, and ethical concerns, including the ethics of science and medicine, religion, world hunger, technology and automation, urban planning, the military, and the environment. Students must use critical, analytical, and creative thinking skills, as well as divergent approaches to philosophy. The book also contains a list of definitions of terms and a bibliography.

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