My Friend Rabbit
by Eric Rohmann
My Friend Rabbit is about self-enhancement, morality, and imagination. The genre of the story is Comedy, Action/Adventure, and Cartoon/comic, the setting is Fantasy, and the heritage is North American.
When Rabbit gets Mouse's plane stuck in a tree, he innovatively makes up for his best intentions gone awry by stacking their friends to save the plane.
Moral reasoning in the story focuses on concern for relationships.
The theme of the story is Working together can solve problems
There is stereotyped levels of intelligence and stereotyped ability differences in the story.
- Altruism/Unselfish care for others
- Unreflective/Don't think of consequences of actions
The 4 Component Model
- Ethical Sensitivity - Evidence of concern for others and awareness of the consequences of one's actions.
- Ethical Judgment - Shows characters deliberating about ethical choices.
- Ethical Focus - Addresses the ethical demand in the situation, prioritizing moral goals and responsibilities over selfish interests.
- Ethical Action - Has a character who takes several steps to reach a moral goal and perseveres to complete the ethical action.