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ERIC Number: EJ361833
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Connectedness and Separateness: Cognitive Style or Moral Orientation?
Wingfield, Lindy; Haste, Helen
Journal of Moral Education, v16 n3 p214-25 Oct 1987
Reports a study of a connectedness' versus separateness' orientation in adolescents' reasoning about friendship, loyalty, and understanding of political and social order. Conflict resolution for students having a connectedness orientation focused on negotiation; in separateness orientation, the focus was on codes of conduct. Adolescent males preferred the separateness orientation while adolescent females preferred the connectedness orientation. (Author/DH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Guides - Non-Classroom
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Language: English
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