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From Neural ‘Is’ to Moral ‘Ought’

This talk takes its inspiration from Joshua Greene’s ‘From neural ‘is’ to moral ‘ought’: what are the moral implications of neuroscientific moral psychology?’ He says: “Many moral philosophers regard scientific research as irrelevant to their work because science deals with … Continue reading

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Mirroring and Mimicry

This is the seventeenth part of the ‘From Neural Is to Moral Ought’ series and follows on: from part XV (‘Empathy’) that touched on Mirror-Touch Synaesthesia, the McGurk effect and the ‘rubber hand illusion’. and part XVI (‘The Learning Pyramid’) that included sensorimotor … Continue reading

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Empathy

(This is the fifteenth part of the ‘From Neural Is to Moral Ought’ series. It looks at emotional empathy, particularly by considering those with non-typical empathy.) Empathy, Psychopathy and Autism Care, Anxiety and Trust Previously, we have looked at the biological development from … Continue reading

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