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
The Power of Words
58
part tuo CHARACTER ROLE MODELS
69
A Father of Solid Oak
84
A Modest Giant Who Changed the World
91
part three FAMILY MATTERS
97
Our Moral DNA
108
How to Raise a Kid with Character
117
Awakening Our Moral Imagination
225
Community Action for Childrens Character
235
The Challenge of Public Service
243
Character and Freedom
251
part six VALUES and the MEANING
259
Good Character Without Threat or Promise
269
The Moral Character of Religious
277
Knowing What Is Right Is Not Enough
295

Help How Do I Teach Character
127
My Mothers Gift to Me
135
part four CHARACTER at WORK
141
Creating Corporate Character
151
The Bottom Line on Character
161
Training Leaders
171
Personal and Professional Ethics
191
part five CHARACTER in SOCIETY
201
In Defense of Privacy
209
Addressing the Character Crisis
217
Sexual Responsibility and Character
305
part Sete1 EDUCATING for CHARACTER
317
In Praise of Eccentricity
327
The Courage to Stick Your Neck Out
337
What College Students Dont Know
347
Community Renewal Through
357
Managing the School Environment
367
INDEX
375
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Michael Josephson is founder of the Josephson Institute of Ethics and the CHARACTER COUNTS! Coalition

Hanson is Communications Director of The Josephson Institute.

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