Evolved Morality: The Biology and Philosophy of Human Conscience

Edited by Frans B. M. de Waal, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA, Patricia Smith Churchland, UCSD, La Jolla, CA, USA, Telmo Pievani, University of Padua, Padua, Italy, Stefano Parmigiani, University of Parma, Parma, Italy.

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Edited by Frans B. M. de Waal, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA, Patricia Smith Churchland, UCSD, La Jolla, CA, USA, Telmo Pievani, University of Padua, Padua, Italy, Stefano Parmigiani, University of Parma, Parma, Italy.

Morality is often defined in opposition to the natural "instincts," or as a tool to keep those instincts in check. New findings in neuroscience, social psychology, animal behavior, and anthropology have brought us back to the original Darwinian position that moral behavior is continuous with the...
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