4 Tutorials that teach Moral Development: Kohlberg & Gilligan
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Moral Development: Kohlberg & Gilligan

Moral Development: Kohlberg & Gilligan

Author: Barbara Ludins

This lesson will explain how moral values are acquired through the examination of the stages of Kohlberg's theory of moral development.

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Terms to Know

Second level of moral development - focused on what society expects, rules


Lawrence Kohlberg, studied moral development


Third level of moral development - focused on universal principles and social contracts, individuals have differing views.


First level of moral development - focused on consequences, self-centered