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Conscience : the origins of moral intuition / Patricia S. Churchland.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

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Homer Public Library 171.6 CHU 000152116 Nonfiction Place on copy / volume Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781324000891
  • ISBN: 1324000899
  • Physical Description: 226 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2019]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [195]-213) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Wired to care -- The snuggle for survival -- Getting attached -- Learning and getting along -- Norms and values -- I'm just that way -- Conscience and its anomalies -- What's love got to do with it? -- The practical side.
Summary, etc.:
Draws on social behavior and twin studies to explore how moral systems arise from the physical self in combination with environmental demands, evaluating whether people have a predisposition to adopt specific ethics.
Subject: Conscience.
Conscience.
PHILOSOPHY / Ethics & Moral Philosophy.