This paper provides an overview of the "Character and the Moral Sense: James Q. Wilson and the Future of Public Policy" Conference held at the Pepperdine University School of Public Policy on February 28 and March 1, 2014. The conference invited experts and educators to discuss the legacy of James Q. Wilson, his book, The Moral Sense, and his emphasis of character within policy education. The paper analyzes several major themes which emerged in several panels and describes how they can and should be applied in public policy programs.
"James Q. Wilson and Public Policy Education,"
Pepperdine Policy Review: Vol. 7
, Article 9.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.pepperdine.edu/ppr/vol7/iss1/9