International Journal of Applied Research
Vol. 2, Issue 2, Part I (2016)
Parenting styles and moral judgment among adolescents
Dr. Chandra Kumari, Arushi Khanna
The purpose of this study was to study the parenting styles adopted by parents of adolescents; to study the moral judgment among adolescents; and to study the relationship between the parenting styles and the moral judgment among adolescents. The study was conducted on one hundred adolescents of senior secondary classes of Newai, Tonk (Rajasthan). The tools used were: Parental Authority Questionnaire by J.R. Buri (1991) and Moral Judgment Test by George Lind (1999). Result showed that the correlation values of two parenting styles (permissive and authoritative) are positive though showing weak correlation while for authoritarian parenting style the correlation value is negative though showing a weak correlation.
How to cite this article:
Dr. Chandra Kumari, Arushi Khanna. Parenting styles and moral judgment among adolescents. International Journal of Applied Research. 2016; 2(2): 572-574.