ERIC Number: EJ199078
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1978-Oct
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Moral Reasoning: Its Relation to Logical Thinking and Role-Taking.
Smith, Marion E.
Journal of Moral Education, v8 n1 p41-49 Oct 1978
In a sample of 100 children, aged 8-14, there was a clear association between consolidated concrete operational thinking and Kohlberg's Stage 2 moral reasoning, and some evidence that, in order of development, logical thinking precedes role-taking, which precedes moral reasoning, at corresponding levels of conceptual complexity. (Author/SJL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (Great Britain)