The Resource Altruism, Niall Scott and Jonathan Seglow

Altruism, Niall Scott and Jonathan Seglow

Label
Altruism
Title
Altruism
Statement of responsibility
Niall Scott and Jonathan Seglow
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explaining the idea of altruism, this book explores how we have come to be altruistic, and considers why it is important to remain altruistic in order maintain the fragile fabric of human society. It surveys the history of the concept of altruism and examines it from a variety of disciplinary perspectives, including moral philosophy
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
171.8
Index
index present
LC call number
BJ1474
LC item number
.S375 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Concepts in the social sciences
Label
Altruism, Niall Scott and Jonathan Seglow
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 137-147) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Front cover; Half title; Series editor; Title page; Copyright page; Contents; Chapter 1 Altruism: a brief history; Chapter 2 Altruism, motives and morality; Chapter 3 Altruism and evolution; Chapter 4 The altruistic personality; Chapter 5 Altruism, giving and welfare; Chapter 6 Altruism: fundamental for a human future; Bibliography; Index; Back cover
Control code
ocn245237071
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (153 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780335235261
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b2466652x
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)245237071
  • pebcs0335222498

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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