The Moral Psychology Handbook by John M. Doris

The Moral Psychology Handbook

byJohn M. DorisEditorThe Moral Psychology Research Group

Paperback | May 18, 2012

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The Moral Psychology Handbook offers a survey of contemporary moral psychology, integrating evidence and argument from philosophy and the human sciences. The chapters cover major issues in moral psychology, including moral reasoning, character, moral emotion, positive psychology, moral rules,the neural correlates of ethical judgment, and the attribution of moral responsibility. Each chapter is a collaborative effort, written jointly by leading researchers in the field.

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John M. Doris is Associate Professor in the Philosophy-Neuroscience-Psychology Program and Philosophy Department, Washington University in St. Louis.
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Title:The Moral Psychology HandbookFormat:PaperbackDimensions:506 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0 inPublished:May 18, 2012Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199655480

ISBN - 13:9780199655489

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Table of Contents

John M. Doris: Introduction1. Edouard Machery and Ron Mallon: Evolution of Morality2. Fiery Cushman, Liane Young, and Joshua D. Greene: Multi-System Moral Psychology3. Timothy Schroeder, Adina Roskies, and Shaun Nichols: Moral Motivation4. Jesse J. Prinz and Shaun Nichols: Moral Emotions5. Stephen Stich, John M. Doris and Erica Roedder: Altruism6. Gilbert Harman, Kelby Mason, and Walter Sinnott-Armstrong: Moral Reasoning7. Walter Sinnott-Armstrong, Liane Young, and Fiery Cushman: Moral Intuitions8. Erica Roedder and Gilbert Harman: Linguistics and Moral Theory9. Ron Mallon and Shaun Nichols: Rules10. Joshua Knobe and John M. Doris: Responsibility11. Maria Merritt, John M. Doris, and Gilbert Harman: Character12. Valerie Tiberius and Alexandra Plakias: Well-Being13. Daniel Kelly, Edouard Machery, and Ron Mallon: Race and Racial Cognition

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Review from previous edition: "Its thirteen chapters, penned by a stellar collection of twenty philosophers, psychologists and neuroscientists, offer an outstanding view of the current state of this now-hopping field. Unlike many handbooks, however, this one significantly adds to, and does notsimply review, the literature. It is essential reading for anyone interested in moral psychology, and it should probably be read by anyone doing ethics, period." --Dan Haybron, Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews