The Power of Character

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Michael S. Josephson, Wes Hanson
Unlimited Publishing LLC, 2004 - 387 pages
Essays about character from 41 of the country's most distinguished, interesting and accomplished citizens, including CBS's Dan Rather; Harvard's Alan M. Dershowitz; radio host Dr. Laura Schlessinger; best selling author Daniel Goleman; spiritual leader Marianne Williamson, and many more.
 

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Contents

part one LESSONS for LIVING
5
Character Courage and Conscience
22
Accepting the Rules of the Game
40
The Essential Qualities of a Good Person
48
part two CHARACTER ROLE MODELS
67
A Father of Solid Oak
84
A Modest Giant Who Changed the World
90
Growing Great Children
98
Addressing the Character Crisis
216
Awakening Our Moral Imagination
224
Community Action for Childrens Character
234
The Challenge of Public Service
242
Character and Freedom
250
part six VALUES and the MEANING
259
Good Character Without Threat or Promise
268
The Moral Character of Religious
277

Our Moral DNA
108
How to Raise a Kid with Character
116
Help How Do I Teach Character
127
My Mothers Gift to Me
134
part four CHARACTER at WORK
141
The Bottom Line on Character
160
Training Leaders
171
Personal and Professional Ethics
191
part five CHARACTER in SOCIETY
199
In Defense of Privacy
208
Knowing What Is Right Is Not Enough
294
Sexual Responsibility and Character
304
part seven EDUCATING for CHARACTER
315
In Praise of Eccentricity
326
The Courage to Stick Your Neck Out
336
What College Students Dont Know
346
Community Renewal Through
357
Managing the School Environment
367
INDEX
375
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