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Moral development in a global world research from a cultural-developmental perspective

Moral development in a global world research from a cultural-developmental perspective

Author: Lene Arnett Jensen
Publisher: Cambridge Cambridge University Press 2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Questions addressing people's moral lives, similarities and differences in the moral concepts of cultural groups, and how these concepts emerge in the course of development are of perennial interest. In a globalizing world, addressing what is universal and what is culturally distinctive about moral development is pressing. More than ever, well-substantiated knowledge of diverse peoples' moral compasses is needed.  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lene Arnett Jensen
ISBN: 1316635678 9781316635674 9781107037144 110703714X
OCLC Number: 1018288217
Notes: Literaturangaben
Description: xix, 260 Seiten Diagramme
Contents: Foreword Richard A. Shweder; 1. Theorizing and researching moral development in a global world Lene Arnett Jensen; 2. Divinity in children's moral development: an Indian perspective Niyati Pandya and Ranchana Bhangaokar; 3. Finnish moral landscapes: a comparison of nonreligious, liberal religious, and conservative religious adolescents Annukka Vainio; 4. An Indian moral worldview: developmental patterns in adolescents and adults Shagufa Kapadia and Rachana Bhangaokar; 5. Moral worldviews of American religious emerging adults: three patterns of negotiation between development and culture Laura M. Padilla-Walker and Larry J. Nelson; 6. Investigating the three ethics in emerging adulthood: a study in five countries Valeschka M. Guerra and Roger S. Giner-Sorolla; 7. The dynamics of ethical co-occurrence in Hmong and American evangelical families: new directions for three ethics research Jacob R. Hickman and Allison DiBianca Fasoli; 8. How liberals and conservatives are alike and apart: a research autobiography Lene Arnett Jensen; 9. Taking culture and context into account in understanding moral development Joan G. Miller; 10. The next step for the cultural-developmental approach: from moral reasoning to moral intentions and behavior Gisela Trommsdorff; Appendices.
Responsibility: edited by Lene Arnett Jensen


To understand moral psychology in a global world, eminent international scholars present the cultural-developmental theory along with new findings and instruments. Humans are born with a shared moral  Read more...


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