Busy. Please wait.

Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.

By signing up, I agree to StudyStack's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the email address associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove ads
Don't know (0)
Know (0)
remaining cards (0)
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards

Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Piaget - Moral

WGU Foundations of Teaching

TermsDefinition, etc.
Piaget's Theory of Moral Development Cognitive stuctures/abilities develop first - these determine the child's ability to reason about social situations. Development occurs in predictable. before age 6, child plays by her own idiosyncratic rules.
Heteronomous Morality Stage (Younger children) behavior is based on relationships of constraint.
Heteronomous Realism Rules seen as inflexible requirements, external to the child, and not open to negotiation. Right = obedience to adults/rules.
heteronomous Badness and Fairness Badness judged in terms of the objective form/sequence of the action. Fairness = adult's decisions. Arbitrary/Severe punishment seen as fair.
Heteronomous Punishment and Justice Punishment is an automatic consequence of the offense; justice is inherent.
Autonomous Morality Stage Moral reasoning based on cooperation and mutual respect.
Autonomous Rational Moral Attitudes Rules are products of mutual agreement, open to negotiation, and made legitimate by personal acceptance/common consent. Right = acting in cooperation and mutual respect.
Autonomous Badness and Fairness Badness is viewed in terms of the person's intentions; fairness is equal treatment and taking into account individual needs.
Autonomous Punishment Punishment is affected by human intention, and the fairness of the punishment is defined by its appropriateness to the offense committed.
Created by: gdglgrl