The Resource Moral origins : the evolution of virtue, altruism, and shame, Christopher Boehm

Moral origins : the evolution of virtue, altruism, and shame, Christopher Boehm

Label
Moral origins : the evolution of virtue, altruism, and shame
Title
Moral origins
Title remainder
the evolution of virtue, altruism, and shame
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Boehm
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A noted anthropologist explains how our sense of ethics has changed over the course of human evolution
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Boehm, Christopher
Index
index present
LC call number
BJ1311
LC item number
.B645 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ethics, Evolutionary
  • Virtue
  • Altruism
  • Shame
  • Altruism
  • Ethics, Evolutionary
  • Shame
  • Virtue
  • Altruïsme
  • Schaamte
  • Evolutionary psychology
  • Soziale Evolution
  • Hominisation
  • Ethik
  • Tugend
  • Altruismus
  • Scham
Label
Moral origins : the evolution of virtue, altruism, and shame, Christopher Boehm
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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 -- Humanity's moral future
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
vii, 418 pages
Isbn
9780465020485
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011048896
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)657595623
  • (OCoLC)ocn657595623
Label
Moral origins : the evolution of virtue, altruism, and shame, Christopher Boehm
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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 -- Humanity's moral future
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
vii, 418 pages
Isbn
9780465020485
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011048896
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)657595623
  • (OCoLC)ocn657595623

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