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Happiness and the teaching of values

Layard, Richard (2007) Happiness and the teaching of values. Centrepiece, 12 (1). pp. 18-23. ISSN 1362-3761

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A major purpose of schools must be to help develop good and happy people – especially at a time when growing numbers of children are suffering from emotional disturbance. Richard Layard argues that we need a new cadre of teachers specifically trained to teach values and the ways to happiness.

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Additional Information: © 2007 Centre for Economic Performance
Divisions: Economics
Centre for Economic Performance
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
Date Deposited: 19 Nov 2012 15:05
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2023 13:32

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