Secularization thesis refers to the belief that as

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Unformatted text preview: Secularization thesis refers to the belief that as societies "progress", particularly through modernization and rationalization, religion loses its authority in all aspects of social life and governance (also took its toll on moral education in the halls of academe). academe). 3 Ethics Education : Why? Earlier empirical studies suggests that the prime aim Earlier of ethic education is to foster ethical conduct in public service. service. This goal is followed closely by two related goals: This (1) to develop in students an awareness of ethical (1) issues and problems within the field, and (2) to cultivate an attitude of moral obligation and (2) personal responsibility in pursuing a career in the public service. These goals are important and, if realized, must surely These yield public service professionals committed to a principled life in the service of society. Other studies also points to conceptual diversity and Other multiple goals of ethics education. multiple 4 Ethics Education : Why?...
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