ERIC Number: EJ427809
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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The Family: A Viable Context for Moral Development?
Walker, Lawrence J.
Moral Education Forum, v15 n4 p13-20 Win 1990
Examines the relationship between the parent's and the child's level of moral reasoning. Studies children in grades one, 4, 7, and 10. Sample includes 80 family triads. Finds moral discussions are facilitated by humor, listening, and praise. Maintains parents play influential role in children's moral development contrary to Piaget's and Kohlberg's views. (NL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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