By: Alex Rock
Pros & Cons of the theory
"The Kohlberg moral development theory has a positive effect on educational matters, especially the education of young adults and their sense of intellectual and moral development. Kohlberg's intention was to enable individuals to understand advanced stages of moral thought, the principles of universal liberty and justice and the need for a sense of order in society. Kohlberg's belief was that the development of moral thought would help individuals to develop a greater understanding of the norms of society."(www.ehow.com).