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

The altruistic brain : how we are naturally good, Donald W. Pfaff, PhD ; 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, PhD ; with Sandra Sherman
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pfaff, Donald W.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF637.H4
LC item number
P49 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2015 A-956
  • WL 337
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sherman, Sandra
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Altruism
  • Brain
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Altruism
  • Brain
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Altruism
  • Brain
  • Behavior
  • Biological Evolution
  • Altruïsme
  • Evolutie
  • Gedrag
Label
The altruistic brain : how we are naturally good, Donald W. Pfaff, PhD ; with Sandra Sherman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The biological/evolutionary roots 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
22 cm
Extent
ix, 295 pages
Isbn
9780199377466
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014012452
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Stock number
99961687852
System control number
  • (OCoLC)875629963
  • (OCoLC)ocn875629963
Label
The altruistic brain : how we are naturally good, Donald W. Pfaff, PhD ; with Sandra Sherman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The biological/evolutionary roots 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
22 cm
Extent
ix, 295 pages
Isbn
9780199377466
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014012452
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Stock number
99961687852
System control number
  • (OCoLC)875629963
  • (OCoLC)ocn875629963

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