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Ethical Issues Kohlberg

Underage participants (Consent)

Gaps were so long people may forget they could withdraw

Ages were public (privacy)

2

Sampling

Gillian (1982) - Male morality may be different to female. Gender Bias sampling.

3

Social Desirability

Self report can lead to desirability bias.

Burton (1976) - People only behave consistently with moral behaviours if the likelihood of punishment is low.

4

External Validity

Gillian (1982) - Evidence wasn’t based on real life decisions. Younger people may not understand moral dilemmas

5

K Procedures

every 3 years

semi structured interviews

10 hyp questions

repeated measures

6

findings (cross cult)

stages are universal

religions had no effect

middle class progressed quicker

7

Conc (K)

Children move forward when challenged by others with a higher level of moral reasoning

8

Case Studies

+ Data is more valid and in depth

+ Only way to gather data about certain topics

- Lacks generalisability

9

research validity

lab: be:gi
field: ge:bi
Ob: ge:bi
Case: ge:gi
Quasi: ge:bi

10

Correlational Analysis

+ little manip required as pre existing variables

- May lack internal/external validity

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Content Analysis

+ High ecological validity as it is based on observations.

- Observer bias with the coding system