A study of the content of recent primary reading materials suitable for use in developing attitudes and character traits
Noble, Mabel E.
If teachers generally are to believe, as does Courtis, that "the basic element in democracy is faith in the power of human personalities to improve themselves if given the chance," they must strive to understand the nature of the personality and character of the individuals who make up society; they must discover the factors which enter into the development of personality and the formation of attitudes and character; and they must explore the materials available and appropriate for use in accomplishing the growth of the individuals.
moral education, reading, character traits
Noble, M. E. (1941). A study of the content of recent primary reading materials suitable for use in developing attitudes and character traits (Unpublished thesis). Southwest Texas State Teachers College, San Marcos, Texas.