Kohlberg’s Theory of Moral Development

Kohlberg’s Theory of Moral Development Brief Overview Kolhberg’s theory of moral development states that we progress through three levels of moral thinking that build on our cognitive development. Printable Summary (PDF) Previous cohorts of FSU students have...

Gilligan’s Theory of Women’s Moral Development

Gilligan’s Theory of Women’s Moral Development Brief Overview Gilligan, a former student of Lawrence Kohlberg, developed the theory of moral development for women.  Gilligan, felt that Kohlbergs original theory did not account for gender difference and...

Baxter Magolda’s Model of of Epistemological Reflection

Baxter Magolda’s Model of of Epistemological Reflection Brief Overview About the Author Printable Summary (PDF) Previous cohorts of FSU students have developed these printable summaries and used them to prepare for test and papers.  We hope they’ll be of help to...

King & Kitchener’s Reflective Judgment Model

King & Kitchener’s Reflective Judgment Model Brief Overview King and Kitchener’s model of reflective judgment provides a framework for educators to help students enhance their problem-solving ability by learning to make defensible judgments about vexing...

Ferdman and Gallego’s Model of Latino Identity Development

Ferdman and Gallego’s Model of Latino Identity Development Brief Overview This theory “focuses on the ways Latinos come to think about themselves in a diverse and ever-changing society against the backdrop of a wide range of historical and cultural...