Emotions and Risky Technologies

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ISBN: 978-90-481-8646-4 (Print) 978-90-481-8647-1 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxxii

  2. Part I: Emotions as Distortions about Risk

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-16

      Moral Heuristics and Risk

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      Pages 17-35

      Here’s How I Feel: Don’t Trust Your Feelings!

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      Pages 37-59

      If I Look at the Mass I Will Never Act: Psychic Numbing and Genocide

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      Pages 61-80

      Marketing Risk: Emotional Appeals Can Promote the Mindless Acceptance of Risk

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      Pages 81-88

      Emotions as Aids and Obstacles in Thinking About Risky Technologies

  3. Part II: Emotions and Virtues in Risk Assessment

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 89-89

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      Pages 91-105

      Risk Assessment as Virtue

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      Pages 107-126

      Emotions and Judgments About Risk

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      Pages 127-138

      The Moral Risks of Risky Technologies

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      Pages 139-155

      Ethical Imagination: Broadening Laboratory Deliberations

  4. Part III: Emotions as a Guide to Acceptable Risk

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 157-157

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      Pages 159-175

      Emotion in Risk Regulation: Competing Theories

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      Pages 177-194

      Emotions Within the Bounds of Pure Reason: Emotionality and Rationality in the Acceptance of Technological Risks

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      Pages 195-211

      Emotions Involved in Risk Perception: From Sociological and Psychological Risk Studies Towards a Neosentimentalist Meta-Ethics

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      Pages 213-230

      Risk Emotions and Risk Judgments: Passive Bodily Experience and Active Moral Reasoning in Judgmental Constellations

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      Pages 231-244

      Emotional Reflection About Risks

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 245-262