A Natural History of Human Morality

De (autor)
Notă GoodReads:
en Limba Engleză Carte Hardback – 05 Jan 2016

"A Natural History of Human Morality" offers the most detailed account to date of the evolution of human moral psychology. Based on extensive experimental data comparing great apes and human children, Michael Tomasello reconstructs how early humans gradually became an ultra-cooperative and, eventually, a moral species.

There were two key evolutionary steps, each founded on a new way that individuals could act together as a plural agent we . The first step occurred as ecological challenges forced early humans to forage together collaboratively or die. To coordinate these collaborative activities, humans evolved cognitive skills of joint intentionality, ensuring that both partners knew together the normative standards governing each role. To reduce risk, individuals could make an explicit joint commitment that we forage together and share the spoils together as equally deserving partners, based on shared senses of trust, respect, and responsibility. The second step occurred as human populations grew and the division of labor became more complex. Distinct cultural groups emerged that demanded from members loyalty, conformity, and cultural identity. In becoming members of a new cultural we, modern humans evolved cognitive skills of collective intentionality, resulting in culturally created and objectified norms of right and wrong that everyone in the group saw as legitimate morals for anyone who would be one of us .

As a result of this two-stage process, contemporary humans possess both a second-personal morality for face-to-face engagement with individuals and a group-minded objective morality that obliges them to the moral community as a whole."

Citește tot Restrânge
Toate formatele și edițiile
Toate formatele și edițiile Preț Express
Carte Paperback (1) 10390 lei  Economic 10-14 zile +895 lei  3-7 zile
  Harvard University Press – 26 Oct 2018 10390 lei  Economic 10-14 zile +895 lei  3-7 zile
Carte Hardback (1) 15624 lei  Economic 17-29 zile +8491 lei  10-18 zile
  Harvard University Press – 05 Jan 2016 15624 lei  Economic 17-29 zile +8491 lei  10-18 zile

Preț: 15624 lei

Preț vechi: 21232 lei

Puncte Express: 234

Preț estimativ în valută:
3114 3449$ 2618£

Carte disponibilă

Livrare economică 27 decembrie 19 - 08 ianuarie 20
Livrare express 20-28 decembrie pentru 9490 lei

Preluare comenzi: 021 569.72.76


ISBN-13: 9780674088641
ISBN-10: 0674088646
Pagini: 208
Ilustrații: 5 halftones
Dimensiuni: 161 x 239 x 21 mm
Greutate: 0.45 kg
Editura: Harvard University Press