Ethics Bowl: An Approach To Implementing Ethics Across The Curriculum
Published 2018 · Sociology
Ethics bowl is an academic competition combining a valuable and distinctive educational experience with the excitement and fun of a competitive game. Section “Format, Procedures, and Rules of the APPE-IEB” describes the format, procedures, and rules of the Association for Practical and Professional Ethics Intercollegiate Ethics Bowl (APPE-IEB). Section “Brief History of the APPE-IEB (Association for Practical and Professional Ethics Intercollegiate Ethics Bowl)” summarizes the APPE-IEB’s origin and development. Section “Basic Educational Objectives and of the APPE-IEB” identifies and analyzes the APPE-IEB’s basic educational objectives, making apparent the close coincidence of these objectives with those of ethics across the curriculum. Finally, Sect. “Is the APPE-IEB Too Competitive?” discusses the apparent tension between the APPE-IEB’s basic educational objectives and its utilization of the desire for competitive success as a motivator.