Graduate Course Catalog 2011-2013
COURSE: 51-722 Ethical and Moral Studies in Education (3)
Following Bernard Williamsí (1985) distinction between ethics and morality in Ethics and the Limits of Philosophy
, this course examines the social aspects of leadership in moral terms using major writers in the tradition of political philosophy. Students will examine the philosophical texts that argue for and question social justice as an orientation in education leadership. This course aims to ground a critical approach to educational leadership in philosophical texts.