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A quest for character : explaining the relationship between first nations teachings and "character education", by Yvonne Germaine Dufault

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A quest for character : explaining the relationship between first nations teachings and "character education"
Title
A quest for character
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explaining the relationship between first nations teachings and "character education"
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by Yvonne Germaine Dufault
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Language
eng
Summary
North American perspectives on education offer insight to character development; defines character and character education and stresses the need to cultivate virtues; refers to living the virtues as being on the Good Red Road, on the path to peace; discusses emotional quotients (EQ), intellectual quotients (IQ) and spiritual intelligence (SQ); includes information about the CAT-FAWN connection with CAT representing 'Concentration Activated Transformation' and FAWN as fear, authority, words, nature; explains that each pole of a teaching wigwam or tipi has a specific purpose and meaning related to character education teachings of virtues in the family and community; states that educating for character has been embraced for decades in Montessori and Waldorf schools; explores the relationships between [North American] Native conceptions of character and non-[North American] Native conceptions; maintains that across North America, school boards and educators are turning to character education as a viable solution to address increasing levels of violence and decreasing academic performance
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Dufault, Yvonne Germaine
Dissertation note
Thesis (Master of Arts) - Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, University of Toronto
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  • Moral education
  • Ojibwa Indians
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A quest for character : explaining the relationship between first nations teachings and "character education", by Yvonne Germaine Dufault
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/sites/default/files/e_access/mnscrpt/a350511_a.pdf
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Publication
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Digitisation status: digitised
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Extent
445 p.
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Open access - reading. Partial copying & use. Not for Inter-Library Loan
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col. ports
Stock number
MAR04/11
Label
A quest for character : explaining the relationship between first nations teachings and "character education", by Yvonne Germaine Dufault
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/sites/default/files/e_access/mnscrpt/a350511_a.pdf
Publication
Note
Digitisation status: digitised
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Extent
445 p.
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Partial copying & use. Not for Inter-Library Loan
Other physical details
col. ports
Stock number
MAR04/11

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