© 2017 – Psychology Press
214 pages | 11 B/W Illus.
Moral Inferences is the first volume to thoroughly explore the relationship between morality and reasoning. Drawing on the expertise of world-leading researchers, this text provides ground-breaking insight into the importance of studying these distinct fields together.
The volume integrates the latest research into morality with current theories in reasoning to consider the prominent role reasoning plays in everyday moral judgements. Featuring contributions on topics such as moral arguments, causal models, and dual process theory, this text provides a new perspectives on previous studies, encouraging researchers to adopt a more integrated approach in the future.
Moral Inferences will be essential reading for students and researchers of moral psychology, specifically those interested in reasoning, rationality and decision-making.
Table of contents
Jean-François Bonnefon & Bastien Trémolière
PART 1: INPUTS
Geoffrey P. Goodwin
Michael Waldmann, Alex Wiegmann and Jonas Nagel
Edward Royzman & John Paul Hagan
PART 2: PROCESSES
Philipp Koralus and Mark Alfano
Mercier, Castelain, Hamid andMar´ın Picado
Wim De Neys and Michal Bialek
PART 3: OUTPUTS
Regina Rini and Tommaso Bruni
Eric Schwitzgebel and Jonathan Ellis
Current Issues in Thinking and Reasoning is a series of edited books which will reflect the state of the art in areas of current and emerging interest in the psychological study of thinking processes.
Each volume will be tightly focussed on a particular topic and will consist of from seven to ten chapters contributed by international experts. The editors of individual volumes will be leading figures in their areas and will provide an introductory overview.
Example topics include thinking and working memory, visual imagery in problem solving, evolutionary approaches to thinking, cognitive processes in planning, creative thinking, decision making processes, pathologies of thinking, individual differences, neuropsychological approaches and applications of thinking research.