Essays Tagged: "Lawrence Kohlberg"

Development Theories. Various theories and their relation to the childhood developmental process.

dividuals in the 21st century. The major developmentalists reviewed are Arnold Gesell, Jean Piaget, Lawrence Kohlberg and Erik Erikson.Erik Erikson proposed eight developmental stages as an elaboratio ... n determining the thinking level being utilized by an individual.Building upon the ideas of Piaget, Lawrence Kohlberg developed an expanded theory of moral development in that each Kohlberg level was ...

(10 pages) 905 0 4.3 Oct/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Write an essay to discuss Kohlberg's stages of moral development

Working as a developmental psychologist then turning his interest to the field of moraleducation, Lawrence Kohlberg became to be well known for his theory of moral development. His theory spurred th ...

(5 pages) 257 0 4.3 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

MORAL DEVELOPMENT overwiew of moral development and who were some of the major theorists of this topic. Interviews, have been done so using Kohlberg's theory

as a whole the study of moral development can help us to reach for the unreachable perfect society.LAWRENCE KOHLBERG 6 STAGES OF MORAL DEVELOPMENTLawrence Kohlberg (1969) modified and elaborated Piag ...

(26 pages) 635 3 4.5 Feb/2004

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

A critical Appraisal of Kohlberg's Theory Of Moral Development

Lawrence Kohlberg was born in Bronxville, New York on October 5th in 1927. He served as a professor ...

(8 pages) 315 3 4.4 Apr/2004

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

Gender Identity

parenting can be altered.The formation of gender identity has been approached in different terms by Lawrence Kohlberg (1927-1987), who formulated the concept of gender consistency, the awareness that ...

(6 pages) 267 0 3.9 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

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

ge of moral development before the ages of twelve or thirteen.Than there are other researchers like Lawrence Kohlberg who applies Piaget's ideas in the context of moral development, not just in childr ... , B. (1971) Mental imagery in the child. New York, Basic Books.Robert N. Barger (2000) A Summary of Lawrence Kohlberg's Stages of Moral Development. Retrieved May 15, 2004 from: ...

(14 pages) 217 3 3.9 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Organizaional Ethics - A theoretical Exploration

of ethical codes, people revoke to a basic level of thinking, judgement and acting as identified in Lawrence Kohlberg's pre-conventional level. When put simply, it allows little room for individual th ...

(7 pages) 93 0 5.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Shawshank Redemption Analysis - Kohlberg and Maslow connection!

Lawrence Kohlberg, a famous psychologist, developed a theory which entailed six stages of moral deve ...

(5 pages) 73 0 5.0 Aug/2004

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

Moral development of Jem and Scout in "To Kill a Mockingbird".

Lawrence Kohlberg developed six culturally universal levels of moral development that can be applied ...

(3 pages) 22 0 1.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "To Kill a Mockingbird" by Harper Lee

Differences between men and women.

t in the gender role development, but it does not offer a complete clarification of this occurrence.Lawrence Kohlberg's cognitive developmental theory "suggests that an understanding if gender is a pr ...

(6 pages) 193 1 1.7 Mar/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Care ethics

fair chance to test the drugs, but also their ethical views were never being respected or noticed. Lawrence Kohlberg had described six stages of moral development. Kohlberg is biased against women by ...

(2 pages) 47 0 0.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Ethical Implications on Society: An Analysis of Wilkinson's "Inequality and Health"

moral worth provided it is also motivated by a concern for duty (decrease the inequality).Ethicist, Lawrence Kohlberg, used Kant's theories in his six-stage process of moral development. Kohlberg reco ...

(11 pages) 158 0 3.8 Oct/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Comparative Philosophy & Ethics

Development Of An 8 Year Old

has been raised by a single mother, which has resulted in him being very emotional at certain times.Kohlberg is a child psychologist who focused his study mainly on the moral development of children. ... entional stage which a child can comprehend and process more abstract moral and ethical principles. Kohlberg theory is based on Piaget cognitive theory. He believes that the higher levels of moral rea ...

(7 pages) 96 0 3.7 May/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

The Moral Stages

lity and its role in my life. As my life has gradually gotten shorter, I have seen myself in all of Kohlberg's six stages of morality. Most of my younger years I think that I probably acted mostly in ... eems to be the place where I am at the most, though.The fifth stage of moral reasoning according to Kohlberg is stated in the textbook as the "social contract"� stage. The underlying point in t ...

(6 pages) 26 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Theories of adolescence - Kohlberg

Lawrence Kohlberg (1927-1987), a professor at Harvard University, began his research as a developmen ... velopment, 2Rev Ed, Prentice-Hall. ISBN 0-13-913617-7.Reconstructing Larry: Assessing the Legacy of Lawrence KohlbergPSYography: Lawrence Kohlberg

(3 pages) 158 1 5.0 Aug/2007

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

Personal Values Development

stage. A child is born without personal values; the values begin to form after birth. According to Kohlberg (1971), the development occurs in three levels containing various stages. The first level i ... physical power of those who express the rules and the labels. This level is divided in three stagesKohlberg (1971) expresses the second level as the conventional level. At this level the individual's ...

(6 pages) 348 1 4.3 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

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

y of care working alongside the present theory of the ethics of justice.Proceeding Gilligan's work, Lawrence Kohlberg had performed studies derived from his six stages of moral development, seeing whe ... ice: Psychological Theory and Women's Development. Cambridge, MA: Harvard UP, 1982. Print.Kohlberg, Lawrence. The Philosophy of Moral Development: Moral Stages and the Idea of Justice. San Francisco: ...

(4 pages) 4 0 0.0 Feb/2013

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

Research on the Cognitive & Moral Development Theories of Jean Piaget & Lawrence Kohlberg

IAGET & KOHLBERGResearch on the Cognitive & Moral Development Theories of Jean Piaget & Lawrence KohlbergDonna O. O'ConnorInternational University of the CaribbeanAbstractThe intention of ... intention of this paper is to provide an overview of the psychological theories of Jean Piaget and Lawrence Kohlberg. While Piaget's perspective was psychological, Kholberg's viewpoint was psychologi ...

(11 pages) 1 0 0.0 Dec/2014

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