Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica
Print version ISSN 0102-7972
BATAGLIA, Patricia Unger Raphael. Moral Judgment Test (MJT) adaptation for different cultures: Brazilian case. Psicol. Reflex. Crit. [online]. 2010, vol.23, n.1, pp. 83-91. ISSN 0102-7972. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0102-79722010000100011.
The present article deals with the adaptation of the Moral Judgment Test (MJT) for the Portuguese language. The principles of the test, its format and the process of content, construct and criterion validation are presented. In the same way, reliability is discussed using Brazilian research results that produced the necessity of elaborating another dilemma to compose the MJT-xt (extended).
Keywords : Moral competence; Scale validation process; Moral development.