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    Both Lawrence Kohlberg and Carol Gilligan have highly developed thought out theories for moral development. While both theories have been very influential, they are different theories by two different minds. Both theories have things in common and things in contrast. For example, both Kohlberg and Gilligan’s theories have the same stages just Gilligan’s focuses more on girls. These stages are pre-conventional, conventional, and post conventional (“The Differences Between Kohlberg's & Gilligan's

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    Orientation, Carol Gilligan argues that these are the only two ways of going about moral reasoning. Women focus on care and men focus on justice. I will critique the argument made by Gilligan and propose why an alternative way that people morally reason is necessary. Various issues persist in the

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    Carol Gilligan describe that there are vast differences between genders when it comes to moral problems. For example, males are individuals who want to see justice be converted into instant gratification. While females are individuals who see caring for other people as important. Gilligan found that men and women use fundamentally different approaches since men have ruled the discussion of moral theory, women's point of view is often thought to be undeveloped and unsophisticated. It is related to

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    Catherine of Siena was born in 1347, the twenty-forth child in her family. At the young age of seven, she is said to have dedicated her virginity to God and began living a strict life of discipline that included severe fasting and flagellating herself. When she was fifteen she decided to join The Third Order of St. Dominic in resistance to her parent 's attempts to marry her off. In order to make herself unattractive to suitors she cut off all of her hair, and after a bout of smallpox she praised

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    Psychology is defined by Merriam-Webster, as the science of mind and behavior. It is a study of how an individual's psyche can be created, developed, altered or destroyed. Carol Gilligan, a Harvard Graduate School professor, for many years has analyzed the psychological theory and development, specifically in a book entitled In A Different Voice. Through years of history

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    1. Evaluate Carol Gilligan’s ethic of caring, how does it relate to virtue theory? Carol Gilligan ethics of caring is relate to the virtue theory because both focuses on the compassion to each other. Gilliam believes that women, “Sensitivity to the needs of others and the assumption of responsibility for taking care… “ (Rosenstand, 649), is what lead women to feel compassion of others regardless of who the person is. That is exactly what virtue theory is about, “Whatever we do is included in our

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    Carol Gilligan (1982) sparked a heated academic debate with her popular book In a different Voice: Psychological Theory and Women's Development. In this book Gilligan departs from the traditional sequential stage modals advocated by luminary psychologists such as Piaget (1925) and Kohlberg (1969) and develops her own moral orientation model. Gilligan criticises these theories as she claims they are insensitive to females 'different voice' on morality and therefore result in women achieving lower

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    Walter as he changes from a compliant and empathetic father to a cold, merciless drug kingpin through the wrong decisions he makes in life. Vince Gilligan made the show with a dream of having the hero turn into the adversary as the show advances and to investigate the subject "actions have consequences." In giving Bryan Cranston a part as Walter White, Gilligan picked a performing artist whose livelihood bend dovetails uncannily with his character. As Walt changes from such a family man himself into a

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    I 'm writing about ancient heroes and whether or not they can be heroes at the present day time.im going to tell you about their pros as in good things about them and their cons as in bad things. I will also choose one modern day hero to come pare my ancient hero to and tell you where he from either a movie or a comic book. Beowulf is my ancient hero. I chose Beowulf because of all the qualities he has. "Beowulf is the hero of all heroes’" he is strong, and courageous. He would risk his own life

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    From “Outstanding Lead Actor” to “Outstanding Supporting Actress” the dozens of awards the series' crew was able to wrack up serves as a clear indicator that Vince Gilligan did a noteworthy job of selecting a first-rate line of actors and actresses. By doing so, he was able to successfully execute the vision he sought out for “Breaking Bad.” As viewers watch addicting episode after addicting episode, the show progresses

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