Moral-Democratic Competence

The ability to solve problems and conflicts morally, that is, on the basis of moral principles through deliberation and discussion, instead of through violence, deceit, submitting to others, or ignoring.

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How to Teach Morality" (Logos, Berlin)lind-2016
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Measuring Moral Competenc, MCT

Fostering Moral Competence, KMDD® and Discussion Theater

Certified KMDD-Teachers (restricted access)

Evaluation of Teaching Methods / ITSE

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Last update: Dec. 24, 2018 / Past events

KMDD Workshop-Seminars:
How to Foster Moral Competence*

Symposia and Lectures on
Moral competence

blue JUly 22-25, 2019
KMDD Workshop in Konstanz (in preparation; please indicate your interest in participation by writing to Georg.Lind (at)
. Konstanz river Rhein view:


* Please register as early as possible to get all the information.
Please note that the first day of the workshop-seminar is open to all and free of charge.
Inquire here: (georg[dot]Lind[ät]uni-konstanz[dot]de)

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"Europa am Scheideweg? Wie können wir die Menschen besser auf eine Zusammenleben in Europa vorbereiten?" Der EU-Abgeordnete Sven Giegold im Gespräch mit apl. Prof. Georg Lind. Ort: vhs Landkreis Konstanz.

blue 31. Januar 2019, 20.00
Diskussions-Theater "Reden & Zuhören", Leiter: apl. Prof. Dr. Georg Lind. Katholische Hochschulgemeinde Konstanz. (in preparation).

blue July 25-26, 2019
13th International Symposium "Moral Competence: Its Nature, its Relevance, and its Education" and KMDD Workshop in Konstanz (in preparation; please indicate your interest in participation by writing to Georg.Lind (at)

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Ewa Nowak, Dawn Schrader & Boris Zizek, eds.: Educating Competencies for Democracy. Frankfurt: Peter Lang Georg Lind: Moralerziehung auf den Punkt gebracht. [Moral Education in a Nutshell.] Schwalbach: Debus Pädagogik. Georg Lind: La moral puede ensenarse. Mexico: trillas
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Georg Lind, Hans A. Hartmann & R. Wakenhut, eds.: Moral Development and the Social Environment. Chicago: Precedent Publ.
Republication2010 by Transaction Publisher.
Also available as Google Books

Kay Hemmerling: Morality Behind Bars. An Intervention Study on Fostering Moral Competence in Prisoners as a New Approach to Social Rehabilitation. Frankfurt: Peter Lang.

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