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This collection focuses on questions that arise when morality is considered from the perspective of recent work on rational choice and evolution. Linking questions like "Is it rational to be moral?" to the evolution of cooperation in "The Prisoners Dilemma," the book brings together new work using models from game theory, evolutionary biology, and cognitive science, as well as from philosophical analysis. Among the contributors are leading figures in these fields, including David Gauthier, Paul M. Churchland, Brian Skyrms, Ronald de Sousa, and Elliot Sober.
|Keywords||Ethics Rational choice theory Ethics, Evolutionary Prisoner's dilemma game|
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|Call number||BJ1031.M63 1998|
|ISBN(s)||0195125509 0195125495 9780195125498 9780195125504|
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