Lawrence Kohlberg's ideas are emphasized.

A child decides not to steal a candy bar because he/she knows there may be consequences for his/her actions. Lawrence Kohlberg theorized that there are six stages of moral development through which a person may pass as they develop from infancy to adulthood. Kohlberg was interested in the way that people arrived at their moral judgment. What does Kohlberg's models state about the child's stage of morality? Does the gender of the child play a role in moral judgment?

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...ions. In other words, the moral dilemma of the child only exists because the child waivers the bad punishment involved with the action. According to Kohlberg, perhaps if no potential punishment existed, then the child may not exercise moral behavior.

Does the ...