The Resource The origins of morality : an evolutionary account, Dennis L. Krebs

The origins of morality : an evolutionary account, Dennis L. Krebs

Label
The origins of morality : an evolutionary account
Title
The origins of morality
Title remainder
an evolutionary account
Statement of responsibility
Dennis L. Krebs
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Why do people behave in moral ways in some circumstances, but not in others? In order to account fully for morality, Dennis Krebs departs from traditional approaches to morality that suggest that children acquire morals through socialization, cultural indoctrination, and moral reasoning. He suggests that such approaches can be subsumed, refined, and revised gainfully within an evolutionary framework
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
171/.7
Index
index present
LC call number
BJ1311
LC item number
.K74 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The origins of morality : an evolutionary account, Dennis L. Krebs
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 275-291) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • none
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
pt. 1. Setting the stage -- pt. 2. The evolution of primitive prosocial behaviors -- pt. 3. The evolution of uniquely human prosocial behaviors -- pt. 4. The evolution of the moral senses -- pt. 5. Implications and applications
Control code
ocn751991043
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 308 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199778478
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b37542722
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)751991043
  • oso0199778477

Library Locations

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