Explore BrainMass
Share

Kohlberg's Theory Aid in the Understanding of Motivation

This content was COPIED from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!

Kohlberg's theory of the stages of moral development, while tested cross-culturally and widely deemed to be universal, it is not without its critics (please read:http://faculty.plts.edu/gpence/html/kohlberg.htm).

Can Kohlberg's theory aid in the understanding of motivation and moral reasoning between cultures? If so, how? If not, why not?

© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com March 22, 2019, 1:56 am ad1c9bdddf
https://brainmass.com/psychology/developmental-psychology/kohlberg-theory-aid-understanding-motivation-557014

Solution Preview

As you evaluate if Kohlberg's theory can aid in the understanding of motivation and moral reasoning among cultures, I am mixed on this issue, so I offer evidence for both sides and then you can formulate your own ideas.

Although I do feel like it offers a solid foundation in its attempt at overall universal sequence and facilitating cultural understandings, I do ...

Solution Summary

This solution briefly evaluates if Kohlberg's theory can aid in the understanding of motivation and moral reasoning among cultures. Personal views are merely offered.

$2.19