ERIC Number: EJ273712
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982
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Conceptual Development in the Moral and Conventional Domains: Implications for Values Education.
Nucci, Larry P.
Review of Educational Research, v52 n1 p93-122 Spr 1982
This review presents the educational implications of recent research and related theory indicating that morality and convention are understood within distinct conceptual systems with independent courses of development. People differentiate between moral actions affecting the rights or well-being of others and social conventional actions whose propriety is determined by societal norms. (Author/LC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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