The Moral of the Story

The Moral of the Story


  • Release: 2005-02-11
  • Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
  • Price: FREE
  • File: PDF, 640 page
  • ISBN: 1405105836
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In The Moral of the Story, Peter and Renata Singer draw on some of the best works of fiction, playwriting, and poetry in order to shed light on the perennial questions of ethics. A vivid montage of literature that touches on a broad range of ethical subjects and themes Offers a unique contribution to the study of moral philosophy and literature Demonstrates how literary sources can add richness to discussions of real-life moral questions and dilemmas Brings together selections and excerpts from the world’s most celebrated short stories, novels, plays, and poetry Features substantive section introductions by Peter and Renata Singer Peter Singer is a leading moral philosopher, widely credited with triggering the modern animal-rights movement. His collection of essays, Unsanctifying Human Life, edited by Helga Kuhse, was published by Blackwell Publishing in 2001.

The Moral of the Story

The Moral of the Story


  • Release: 1999-07
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
  • Price: FREE
  • File: PDF, 564 page
  • ISBN: 0767405951
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This popular text uses examples from fiction and film to show how ethical theories can be applied. By linking abstract theory to “real life” through storytelling and story analysis, Rosenstand offers a remarkably effective way of helping students understand and evaluate moral issues.

The Moral of the Story

The Moral of the Story


  • Release: 1999
  • Publisher: Universal-Publishers
  • Price: FREE
  • File: PDF, 120 page
  • ISBN: 1581120389
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The problem this project attempts to solve is to develop a workable moral education in light of the clash between religious forms of moral education and U.S. Supreme Court decisions concerning them. The concept of story and storytelling has been suggested as a unifying focus for disparate prescriptions for moral education. Several recent approaches to moral storytelling have been proposed. The approaches of William Bennett, Nel Noddings, and Herbert Kohl are among those which have attempted to combine moral education and storytelling within the last decade. Bennett is identified with other theorists whose primary concern is the moral content of a story. Noddings is identified as a process theorist, whose primary concern is the process of moral storytelling, not the content. Kohl is identified as a reflection theorist, whose approach challenges tradition in the hope of creating a more moral society. Each one of these three approaches attempts to provide a comprehensive program of moral education, but they fall short of that goal. The purpose of this project, then, is to construct a storytelling moral education program that improves upon earlier approaches. Using the three levels of moral thinking posited by R.M. Hare, a three-level approach to moral storytelling is proposed. The intuitive, critical, and meta-ethical levels of moral thinking that Hare refers to are used to frame a new, three-level, approach to moral storytelling. The three-level approach combines content, process, and reflection into a unified prescription for moral education. Thus, a more comprehensive plan for moral education through storytelling is developed, one that respects traditional forms of moral education while remaining within the parameters set by the U.S. Supreme Court.

The Moral of the Story Book

The Moral of the Story Book


  • Release: 2011-12
  • Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
  • Price: FREE
  • File: PDF, 198 page
  • ISBN: 9781469132785
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This book has many a short story, About daily realities, Some of the stories are quite rude, Most of it has rhymings. It's just to have some fun, Don't take it seriously, A light read is what it is, Not philosophy. Like a tasty chilli chip, You cannot stop at one, So after the first page, You'll read another one.

The Moral of the Story

The Moral of the Story


  • Release: 2020
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  • File: PDF, page
  • ISBN: 1259231194
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"The ninth edition of The Moral of the Story represents 25 years of editions, with the publication year of the first being 1994. It has been a humbling experience for me to contemplate the fact that I have been privileged to teach as well as write about issues that have concerned us for over a quarter of a century-some issues reflecting the changing times and others being timeless discussions about moral issues rooted in our common human nature"--

And the Moral of the Story Is

And the Moral of the Story Is


  • Release: 2015-12-09
  • Publisher: WestBow Press
  • Price: FREE
  • File: PDF, 118 page
  • ISBN: 9781490890005
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AND THE MORAL OF THE STORY IS . . . I saw a Korean woman walking along the road carrying a bundle of sticks on her back. I thought to myself, “Life is like that.” We all carry around bundles of stories starting from our childhoods and going through the rest of our lives. Some of the stories we have forgotten and others we will never forget. Some of these stories have influenced our lives. Others have had little effect on us. In this book I have pulled from my bundle of stories to share fifty-two of them with an added moral for each one. I have heard many people who would stand and tell their stories, hoping it would help someone else along life’s journey. I hope you will find these stories interesting and the moral of each one helpful. Carl Hart has served as chaplain, pastor, teacher and administrator. He served as the first Director of Chaplaincy for the Department of Corrections in the state of Tennessee. For sixteen years he was on the staff of the North American Mission Board of the Southern Baptist Convention, serving the last nine of those years as Director of the Division. He then served as Director of the Chaplaincy Department for Allied Systems, Ltd. His work through the years has taken him and his wife to many parts of the world. He holds a Master of Divinity Degree from Southeastern Theological Seminary and a Doctor of Divinity Degree from Union University.

The Moral of the Story

The Moral of the Story


  • Release: 2017-11-26
  • Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Price: FREE
  • File: PDF, 164 page
  • ISBN: 197753001X
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In a world where people can learn about a brand's products and services from friends, family, and other trusted sources at the touch of a screen, brands must reconsider how they interact and build relationships with people. In this insightful and instructive book on brand marketing and storytelling, advertising agency veteran and CEO Jeff Freedman shares his personal journey of discovering how successful brands build strong relationships with people. Through stories of his own personal and business experiences, Freedman guides readers on how to discover and share the moral of their story to become a brand that audiences love. The Moral of the Story is a must-read that will cause you to rethink how you represent your brand and help build lasting, authentic relationships that will enable your brand to thrive.

The Moral of the Story

The Moral of the Story


  • Release: 2002
  • Publisher: Herder & Herder
  • Price: FREE
  • File: PDF, 181 page
  • ISBN: UCSC:32106016675339
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A collection of reflections on the place where religion and literature meet. Designed for classroom use and written for general readers.

The Moral of the Story

The Moral of the Story


  • Release: 2000
  • Publisher: Lexington Books
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  • File: PDF, 261 page
  • ISBN: 0739101498
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The contributors to The Moral of the Story, all preeminent political theorists, are unified by their concern with the instructive power of great literature. This thought-provoking combination of essays explores the polyvalent moral and political impact of classic world literatures on public ethics through the study of some of its major figures-including Shakespeare, Dante, Cervantes, Jane Austen, Henry James, Joseph Conrad, Robert Penn Warren, and Dostoevsky. Positing the uniqueness of literature's ability to promote dialogue on salient moral and intellectual virtues, editor Henry T. Edmonson III has culled together a wide-ranging exploration of such fundamental concerns as the abuse of authority, the nature of good leadership, the significance of 'middle class virtues' and the needs of adolescents. This collection reinvigorates the study of classic literature as an endeavor that is not only personally intellectually satisfying, but also an inimitable and unique way to enrich public discourse.

The Moral of the Story  An Introduction to Ethics

The Moral of the Story An Introduction to Ethics


  • Release: 2017-02-14
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
  • Price: FREE
  • File: PDF, 800 page
  • ISBN: 1259907961
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Now in its eighth edition, The Moral of the Story continues to bring understanding to difficult concepts in moral philosophy through storytelling and story analysis. From discussions on Aristotle’s virtues and vices to the moral complexities of the Game of Thrones series, Rosenstand’s work is lively and relatable, providing examples from contemporary film, fiction narratives, and even popular comic strips. The Connect course for this offering includes SmartBook, an adaptive reading and study experience which guides students to master, recall, and apply key concepts while providing automatically-graded assessments. McGraw-Hill Connect® is a subscription-based learning service accessible online through your personal computer or tablet. Choose this option if your instructor will require Connect to be used in the course. Your subscription to Connect includes the following: • SmartBook® - an adaptive digital version of the course textbook that personalizes your reading experience based on how well you are learning the content. • Access to your instructor’s homework assignments, quizzes, syllabus, notes, reminders, and other important files for the course. • Progress dashboards that quickly show how you are performing on your assignments and tips for improvement. • The option to purchase (for a small fee) a print version of the book. This binder-ready, loose-leaf version includes free shipping. Complete system requirements to use Connect can be found here: http://www.mheducation.com/highered/platforms/connect/training-support-students.html