Suggestions for Studies on

Please consult the research literature on these and other topics. Many references are listed here; some can be downloaded. Access: ID = 'kmdd kurs' (with empty space!); password = 'kohlberg'.

You are welcome to send me your research questions and studies in an early phase of planning: georg.lind [ät]

Recent publications on moral competenc:

Lind, G. (2016). How to teach morality. Promoting deliberation and discussion. Reducing violence and deceit. Berlin: Logos.

Lind, G., Hartmann, H. A. & Wakenhut, R., eds. (2010). Moral Judgment and Social Education. Studies in the Psychology and Philosophy of Moral Judgment and Education. Edison, NJ: Transaction Publisher.

Hemmerling, Kay (2014). Morality behind bars – An intervention study on fostering moral competence of prisoners as a new approach to social rehabilitation. Frankfurt: Peter Lang.

Nowak, E. (2013). Experimental ethics. A multidisciplinary appraoch. Münster: LIT.

Nowak, E., Schrader, D. & Zizek, B., eds. (2013),  Educating competencies for democracy. Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang Verlag

Zizek, B., Garz, D. & Nowak, E., eds. (2015). Kohlberg revisited. Amsterdam: Sense.

Needed are empirical and experimental studies (small and large one) on the nature, relevance, development and fostering of moral competence. Welcome are also replications studies, which use the same or a similar design as an older study:

The natur of moral behavior and development (dual-aspect theory, two-layer theory)

Relevance of moral competence for social behavior: Are people with high moral competence ...

Development of moral competence

Effective fostering of moral cometence