Posts Tagged ‘Carol Gilligan’

The Global Ring of Girls' Voices

Back in the early 80’s, I was involved with the Harvard Project of the Development of Girls and the Psychology of Women headed by psychologist Carol Gilligan, author of In a Different Voice. It was a heady, exciting intellectual time. Previously most psychological research was based on all male participants, the assumption being that what […]

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The Land of the Free and the Home of the Care-less?

 What do tea baggers, big banks, and the followers of Westboro Baptist Church have in common? A stunted view of morality.  The Tea party waves the flag of individual freedom, personal liberty, free market, and espouses the inalienable rights of individuals.  Westboro Baptist Church feels it has the undeniable right to picket military funerals and […]