The Resource The altruistic brain : how we are naturally good, Donald W. Pfaff, with Sandra Sherman

The altruistic brain : how we are naturally good, Donald W. Pfaff, with Sandra Sherman

Label
The altruistic brain : how we are naturally good
Title
The altruistic brain
Title remainder
how we are naturally good
Statement of responsibility
Donald W. Pfaff, with Sandra Sherman
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pfaff, Donald W.
Index
index present
LC call number
BF637.H4
LC item number
P464 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
WL 337
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sherman, Sandra
  • ProQuest (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Altruism
  • Brain
  • Behavior
  • Biological Evolution
Label
The altruistic brain : how we are naturally good, Donald W. Pfaff, with Sandra Sherman
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The biological/evolutionary role of altruism -- Altruistic brain theory introduced -- Primary neuroscience research underlying each step of altruistic brain theory -- Neural and hormonal mechanisms that promote prosocial behaviors once the moral decision is made -- New neuroscience research : the theory's link to an ethical universal -- How altruistic brain theory changes our perceptions of ourselves and of altruism -- Why the altruistic brain matters: its significance to addressing individuals' bad behavior -- Multiplier effect : from bad to worse in a social setting -- No easy answers . . . but no pessimism either
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199377473
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 12116375
  • 650874
System control number
(NhCcYBP)12116375
Label
The altruistic brain : how we are naturally good, Donald W. Pfaff, with Sandra Sherman
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The biological/evolutionary role of altruism -- Altruistic brain theory introduced -- Primary neuroscience research underlying each step of altruistic brain theory -- Neural and hormonal mechanisms that promote prosocial behaviors once the moral decision is made -- New neuroscience research : the theory's link to an ethical universal -- How altruistic brain theory changes our perceptions of ourselves and of altruism -- Why the altruistic brain matters: its significance to addressing individuals' bad behavior -- Multiplier effect : from bad to worse in a social setting -- No easy answers . . . but no pessimism either
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199377473
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 12116375
  • 650874
System control number
(NhCcYBP)12116375

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