Kohlberg’s Moral Dilemmas – Ethics in Human Services
Psychologist Lawrence Kohlberg developed a theory of moral development based on a hypothesis that moral development occurs throughout the lifespan. Kohlberg interviewed children about various moral dilemmas and assessed their moral reasoning on how these children would solve the dilemmas.
Here is a link which offers several of Kohlberg’s dilemmas.
- Please take a look at them and let us know what you think.
- Do you think this is an effective tool for assessing moral development in adolescents?
- Select one of these scenarios and tell how you would resolve it.
Post your response in the MAIN forum as a response to this thread. Responses should be a minimum of 250 words.