Moral Origins: The Evolution of Virtue, Altruism, and Shame

Basic Books (2010)
Abstract
Darwin's inner voice -- Living the virtuous life -- Of altruism and free riders -- Knowing our immediate predecessors -- Resurrecting some venerable ancestors -- A natural Garden of Eden -- The positive side of social selection -- Learning morals across the generations -- Work of the moral majority -- Pleistocene ups, downs, and crashes -- Testing the selection-by-reputation hypothesis -- The evolution of morals -- Epilogue: humanity's moral future.
Keywords Ethics, Evolutionary  Virtue  Altruism  Shame
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Call number BJ1311.B645 2012
ISBN(s) 9780465020485
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