Kohlberg Moral Stages of Development (Level 3 (Post-conventional Morality)…
Kohlberg Moral Stages of Development
Stage 5: Social Contract and Individual Rights
The child becomes aware that while rules might exist for the good of the greatest number, there are times when they will work against the interest of particular individuals.
Stage 6: Universal Principles
The person will be prepared to act to defend these principles even if it means going against the rest of society in the process and having to pay the consequences of disapproval and or imprisonment.
People at this stage have developed their own set of moral guidelines which may or may not fit the law.
Conventional Morality:moral standards based on valued adults
Stage 4 :Maintaining the Social Order
Childs judgments concern obeying rules in order to avoid guilt and follow the law
Child becomes aware of greater rules of society
Stage 3 :Good Interpersonal Relationships
Moral answers relate to approval by others
Child is good in order to be seen as good by others
Preconventional Morality:Moral code based on standards of adults and consequences of breaking and following rules
Stage 1: Obedience and punishment orientation
If child or person is punished they were doing something wrong
Child or individual is good in order to avoid being punished
Stage 2: Individualism and change
Different individual have different viewpoints
Child recognizes their isn't one single right view given by authorities