David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Ezio Di Nucci
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Journal of Moral Education 10 (3):186-191 (1981)
Abstract The present study compares Israeli adolescents from Eastern, i.e., African?Asiatic descent and Western, i.e., European?American descent, with respect to locus of control (LOC) and moral judgement. It was assumed that the differential patterns of socialization that characterize the two ethnic groups, would be reflected by the subjects? LOC and moral judgement. It was hypothesized that more internal LOC orientation and more relativistic moral judgement would be associated with Western than with Eastern patterns of socialization. The results confirmed the general hypothesis. Israeli adolescents of Eastern descent were found to be more externally oriented and their moral judgement to be more realistic than adolescents of Western descent. No relationship between LOC and moral judgement within each of the origin groups was found. The results are discussed in terms of socialization patterns and child?rearing practices
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Maike Albertzart (2013). Principle-Based Moral Judgement. Ethical Theory and Moral Practice 16 (2):339-354.
Dorota Czyżowska & Adam Niemczyński (1996). Universality of Socio‐Moral Development: A Cross‐Sectional Study in Poland. Journal of Moral Education 25 (4):441-453.
Chadwick W. Royal & Stanley B. Baker (2005). Effects of a Deliberate Moral Education Program on Parents of Elementary School Students. Journal of Moral Education 34 (2):215-230.
Garrett Cullity (2006). As You Were? Philosophical Explorations 9 (1):117 – 132.
Rachael M. Henry (1987). Moral Belief Structure and Content, Self‐Identity and Parental Favouritism as Determinants of Moral Judgement Stage. Journal of Moral Education 16 (1):3-17.
Patricia J. Craig & Sharon Nodie Oja (2013). Moral Judgement Changes Among Undergraduates in a Capstone Internship Experience. Journal of Moral Education 42 (1):43-70.
Norman J. Bull (1969). Moral Judgement From Childhood to Adolescence. London, Routledge & K. Paul.
W. Pitt Derryberry & Stephen J. Thoma (2005). Functional Differences: Comparing Moral Judgement Developmental Phases of Consolidation and Transition. Journal of Moral Education 34 (1):89-106.
James R. Rest (1988). Why Does College Promote Development in Moral Judgement? Journal of Moral Education 17 (3):183-194.
Rocque Reynolds (1999). Kant: The Audacity of Judgement. Res Publica 5 (1):67-82.
Michael J. Pardales (2002). "So, How Did You Arrive at That Decision?" Connecting Moral Imagination and Moral Judgement. Journal of Moral Education 31 (4):423-437.
Sally I. Powers (1988). Moral Judgement Development Within the Family. Journal of Moral Education 17 (3):209-219.
Richard Hanks (1985). Moral Reasoning in Adolescents: A Feature of Intelligence or Social Adjustment? Journal of Moral Education 14 (1):43-55.
Wolfgang Lempert (1994). Moral Development in the Biographies of Skilled Industrial Workers. Journal of Moral Education 23 (4):451-468.
Fiona A. White (1996). Sources of Influence in Moral Thought: The New Moral Authority Scale. Journal of Moral Education 25 (4):421-439.
Added to index2010-09-02
Total downloads7 ( #401,726 of 1,789,981 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #424,764 of 1,789,981 )
How can I increase my downloads?