Essays Tagged: "CAROL GILLIGAN"

Sociology - The Comparative Method

ender comparisons is another commonly used comparison used to revealsocially constructed truths. In Carol Gilligan's book 'In a differentvoice' we find a fine example of a cross-gender comparison. She ... , both men and women, viewmorale issues in the same way. However, through empirical data collection,Carol Gilligan concludes that this is not most often the case. Rather, shestates that men tend to ap ...

(7 pages) 341 2 3.9 Feb/1995

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

A definition and understanding of our own individualism. Speaks of Benjamin Franklin and Carol Gilligan

Benjamin Franklin's two-hundred year old autobiography and Carol Gilligan's In a different voice both guide us towards a definition and understanding of our ow ... not because he wants to of course, but at the behest of his friends and for the benefit of his son. Carol Gilligan on the other hand offers up a "call to arms" to American women and feminists. In this ... style lends itself to being viewed as clinical and unbiased as well as being academically grounded. Carol Gilligan began writing this book in the early 1970's, at a time of resurgence in American femi ...

(5 pages) 125 0 3.0 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Te Gender Roles in Society

onservative spokeswomen is often not clear or probably to the amount of anger displayed in writing. Carol Gilligan specifically uses the vocabulary subjectivity and objectivity as the difference betwe ...

(11 pages) 469 4 4.9 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Exploition of Power

onsiderable amount of say over men, mainly because the effects are felt by the woman themselves. As Carol Gilligan states in "Concepts of Self and Morality", "When a woman considers whether to continu ...

(2 pages) 26 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

A study into the Moral Development of Children; Girls develop morals earlier than boys.

accept rules and tolerate frustrations, later in life.Kohlberg's student and sometime collaborator, Carol Gilligan, offered a famous critique of Kohlberg (In a Different Voice, 1982). She suggests tha ...

(14 pages) 217 3 3.9 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Sociology - The Comparative Method

ender comparisons is another commonly used comparison used to revealsocially constructed truths. In Carol Gilligan's book 'In a differentvoice' we find a fine example of a cross-gender comparison. She ... , both men and women, viewmorale issues in the same way. However, through empirical data collection,Carol Gilligan concludes that this is not most often the case. Rather, shestates that men tend to ap ...

(7 pages) 43 0 2.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Sweet November : Altruistic or Sadisitc? A psychological analysis of the movie: Sweet November

e carried away, her empathic nature can be validated by her satisfaction in making others happy. As Carol Gilligan (Gleitmann, 599) claims, women see morality in terms of compassion, human relationshi ...

(5 pages) 23 0 0.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Design a questionnaire and comment on it to determine a childs point of view on a subject of your choice [in ths case gender confusion].

ses to different stimuli, often from earlier input into their ideas of what is socially acceptable. Carol Gilligan believes that boys are forced into hiding their true feelings behind a macho front wh ... 10th November 2005]Cathy Young Children and the Gender Wars including information on Jane Fonda and Carol Gilligan [internet] Available from: [accessed 10th November 2005]Oxford English Dictionary [in ...

(8 pages) 52 0 4.2 Mar/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Gender Inequality in Modern Society

74 to 1982 androgyny was established as sex-role ideal" . Another psychologist and prolific writer, Carol Gilligan stated that "as far as management motivation is concerned most of the recent studies ... bs which required supervision is still engraved into society as a females role" , says psychologist Carol Gillian. An example of this is from case study of professor at Ryerson Polytechnic University, ...

(6 pages) 366 0 5.0 May/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Book Review – "The War Against Boys: How Misguided Feminism is Harming Our Young Men" by Christina Hoff Sommers

er situation to the surface and deals with it accordingly.Sommers references some well-known names, Carol Gilligan and William Pollack, and disagrees with them quite publicly. She often refers to thei ... women were hurt and suppressed years ago. This ideology could be viewed as discrimination of males.Carol Gilligan referred to young girls as being “in a crisis” whereas Sommers cited this c ...

(4 pages) 28 1 3.7 Mar/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Maslow And Kohlberg

when she is motivated by rewards, punishments, and the satisfaction of her own needs. According to Carol Gilligan, she is at a Self-Centered stage, when she views her own needs as all that matters. I ...

(1 pages) 37 0 0.0 Dec/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Penelope as Moral Agent

There are, however, problems in her comparison of the Odyssey and outside texts (especially that of Carol Gilligan), inconsistencies in citations and style, and examples that either have little or not ... Tyrannos, Poetics, Politics, and Ethics, the Hippocratic medical texts, and the feminist theory of Carol Gilligan), I can only assume that her interpretations of these texts are correct. In any case, ...

(12 pages) 1192 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Greek Language & Literature

Psychoanalytic and Personality

.Reference:http://allpsych.com/psychologydefenses.html Friedman, H. S. & Schustack, M. W. Bacon.Carol Gilligan. "Knowing and not knowing: reflections on manhood", Psychotherapy and Politics Intern ...

(4 pages) 22 0 0.0 Jun/2010

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Ethics of Care (Carol Gilligan) Morality & Justice (Kohlberg) The Language of Experience and Development of Relationship

The Language of Experience and Development of RelationshipIn a Different Voice, by Carol Gilligan, she begins to distinguish between two different modes of moral understanding and two ... g in the network of care not only the other but also the self" (Gilligan, 173).Works CitedGilligan, Carol. In a Different Voice: Psychological Theory and Women's Development. Cambridge, MA: Harvard UP ...

(4 pages) 4 0 0.0 Feb/2013

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

AFRICAN SLAVERY

moral developmental. He believed the stages are universal.(KOLHBEG,1958:1981).However, psychologist CAROL GILLIGAN noted that Kohlberg's work was only based on research involving boys only but not gir ...

(5 pages) 3 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History