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Some do care : contemporary lives of moral commitment

Author: Anne Colby; William Damon
Publisher: New York : Free Press ; Toronto : Maxwell Macmillan Canada ; New York : Maxwell Macmillan International, ©1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The authors profile twenty-three Americans who have provided exemplary moral leadership including Suzie Valadez, Virginia Durr, Jack Coleman, Charleszetta Waddles and Cabell Brand.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Case studies
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anne Colby; William Damon
ISBN: 0029063558 9780029063552
OCLC Number: 25748006
Description: xiii, 350 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Mysteries of moral commitment --
Identifying moral exemplars and studying their lives --
Suzie Valdez : "Queen of the dump" --
Courage and certainty amid risk --
Virginia Durr : champion of justice --
Jack Coleman : seeker of personal excellence --
How moral commitment develops throughout life --
Charleszetta Waddles : matriarch of faith --
Cabell Brand : entrepreneur in service to the poor --
Positivity and hopefulness --
The uniting of self and morality.
Responsibility: Anne Colby, William Damon.

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The authors profile twenty-three Americans who have provided exemplary moral leadership including Suzie Valadez, Virginia Durr, Jack Coleman, Charleszetta Waddles and Cabell Brand.

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