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Neurobiology of Human Values [electronic resource]

  • Changeux, Jean-Pierre. editor. , Damasio, Antonio R. editor. , Singer, Wolf. editor. , Christen, Yves. editor.
  • 2005
Neurobiology of Human Values [electronic resource]
  • Data Type
    Book
  • Title/Author
    Neurobiology of Human Values[electronic resource] / edited by Jean-Pierre Changeux, Antonio R. Damasio, Wolf Singer, Yves Christen.
  • Author
    Changeux, Jean-Pierre., editor., Damasio, Antonio R., editor., Singer, Wolf., editor., Christen, Yves., editor.
  • Authors
    SpringerLink (Online service)
  • Phy Desc.
    XV, 159 p. : online resource.
  • Total State.
    Research and Perspectives in Neurosciences,0945-6082
  • Contents Note
    Creation, Art, and the Brain -- Did Evolution Fix Human Values? -- Homo homini lupus? Morality, the Social Instincts, and our Fellow Primates -- Disorders of Social Conduct Following Damage to Prefrontal Cortices -- The Neurobiological Grounding of Human Values -- Emotion and Cognition in Moral Judgment: Evidence from Neuroimaging -- Neural substrates of affective style and value -- Cognitive Psychology of Moral Intuitions -- Mirror neuron: a neurological approach to empathy -- How does the brain know when it is right? -- Cerebral basis of human errors -- How a Primate Brain Comes to Know Some Mathematical Truths.
  • Topical Term
    Medicine.
    Neurosciences.
    Neurology.
    Medicine & Public Health.
    Neurology.
    Neurosciences.
  • Host Item
    Springer eBooks
  • Additional Item
    Printed edition: 9783540262534
  • ISBN
    9783540298038
  • Language
    English