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Rules

Ron Mallon and Shaun Nichols

in The Moral Psychology Handbook

Published in print June 2010 | ISBN: 9780199582143
Published online September 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780191594496 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199582143.003.0010
Rules

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Recent work on the emotions and moral judgment by Jonathan Haidt, James Blair, and Joshua Greene has done much to revive a sentimentalist tradition of thinking about moral psychology. This chapter discusses the proper interpretation of this work in light of another venerable tradition: the idea that moral judgment is driven by moral rules.

Keywords: moral dilemmas; moral judgment; emotions; intuition; James Blair; Jonathan Haidt; Joshua Greene

Chapter.  10395 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Moral Philosophy

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