The Nature of Good and Evil: Understanding the Many Acts of Moral and Immoral Behavior
David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
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Follow the leader: why people go against their better judgment? -- How could they do that?: understanding the many sources and faces of evil -- Silently standing by: why we do or don't come to the aid of those who need us -- Paving the way to resistance: the gift of good during the Nazi occupation 1939-1945 -- Preconditions of resistance during the Armenian and Rwandan genocides -- Nature of goodness -- The world of heroes: why we need heroes -- Conclusion.
|Keywords||Ethics Psychological aspects Good and evil Altruism Genocide Social psychology|
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|Call number||BJ45.O45 2011|
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