About this book
- Philosophy: empiricism and normative questions, moral relativism.
- Evolutionary biology: theories of how altruism and moral behavior evolved.
- Anthropology: common moral values seen in ethnographies from different countries.
- Cognitive and neural sciences: computational models of moral systems and decision-making.
- Political science: politics, governance, and moral values in the public sphere.
- Advice on moral psychology research—and thoughts about its future—from prominent scholars.
With the goal of providing a truly multidisciplinary forum for moral psychology, this volume is sure to spark conversations across disciplines and advance the field as a whole. Sampling the breadth and depth of an equally expansive and transformative field, Moral Psychology: A Multidisciplinary Guide will find an engaged audience among psychologists, philosophers, evolutionary biologists, anthropologists, political scientists, neuroscientists, lawyers, and policymakers, as well as a more general audience interested better understanding the complexity of moral psychology research.