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adolescence

the signiture achievement of this stage is reproductive aturity
-changes controlledby the release of the hormones, testosterone and etrogen stimulated by the brain hypothalamu

-around 11 in girls and 13 in males

primary and secondary sex traits
-primary for girls is menstruation
-boys is Spermarche (first perm ejaculation)

secondary relates to things not directly related to exulal activity such as the growth of pubic hair

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adaloscence comes ____ now than it used to

earlier

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important brain development proces still underway during adolescence
-frontal lobes still developing... more likely to participate in risky behaviour

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emotional reframing

the tendencu to interpret setbacks and disappointments form a positive perspective

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delaying gratification

setting aide short term pleasures in the interest of achieving longer term goal

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lawrence kohlberg

tried to prove extent of moral capacity grows thru the lifespan

-used the trolley problem

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proconventional morality

moral decisions selfish, pick to maximize rewards and reduce punishments

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conventional morality

not selfish, but noton personal rflection either, go just by what is in the law technically

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postconventional morality

moral decision making based on concerns about human rights and justice, independant of laws

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carol gilligan

kohlberg didnt unclude women in his experiments.
-says femals have morals from a different perspective from males

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problem of kohlbergs theory

people may say they would do somethingmoraly, but when in the position may not

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jonathan haidt

social intuitionistmodel
-moral behaviour depends on peoples intuitions and emotions, rather than on their deep reflections and reasoning abilities