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Lawrence Kohlberg (1406)

Developmental psychology
1927, Bronxville, New York
1987, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Short Biography
Lawrence Kohlberg (/ˈkoʊlbərɡ/; October 25, 1927 – January 19, 1987) was an American psychologist best known for his theory of stages of moral development. He served as a professor in the Psychology Department at the University of Chicago and at the ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
  • BA University of Chicago, 1949
  • PhD University of Chicago,, 1958
Appointments & Honors
  • Veterans Administration Trainee, 1953-4
  • Research Associate, University of Chicago, 1955-6
  • Child Medical Center, Boston, 1958-9
  • Associate Professor of Psychology, Yale University, 1959-61
  • Fellow, Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences, 1961-2
  • Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, 1962-8
  • Graduate School of Education, Harvard University, 1968-87
Principal Publications
  • 1963 The development of children's orientations toward moral order, Part 1: Sequence in the development of moral thought. Vita Humana, 6, 11-33.
  • 1966 A cognitive-developmental analysis of children's sex-role concepts and attitudes. In E. E. Maccoby (ed.), The Development of Sex Differences. Stanford University Press.
  • 1969 Stage and sequence: The cognitive- developmental approach to socialization. In A. Goslin (ed.), Handbook of Sociali:::ation Theory and Research. Rand-McNally.
  • 1976 Moral stages and moralization: The cognitive developmental approach. In T. Lickona (ed.), Moral Development and Behavior. Holt, Rinehart and Winston.
  • 1981 The Philosophy of Moral Development. Harper and Row.
  • 1981 Essays on Moral Development, vol. 1: The Philosophy of Moral Development. Harper.
  • 1981 The Meaning and Measurement of Moral Development. Clark University Press.