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The Social Psychology of Morality : Exploring the Causes of Good and Evil

Author: Mario Mikulincer; Phillip R Shaver
Publisher: Washington, DC : American Psychological Association, ©2012.
Series: Herzliya series on personality and social psychology.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mario Mikulincer; Phillip R Shaver
ISBN: 9781433810114 1433810115
OCLC Number: 726150313
Description: xv, 440 pages ; 26 cm.
Contents: Part I. Basic issues and controversies --
ch. 1. Sacred values and evil adversaries : a moral foundations approach / Jesse Graham and Jonathan Haidt --
ch. 2. The philosopher in the theater / Fiery Cushman and Joshua Greene --
ch. 3. Deontological dissonance and the consequentialist crutch / Peter H. Ditto and Brittany Liu --
ch. 4. Moral nativism and moral psychology / Paul Bloom --
ch. 5. Bringing character back : how the motivation to evaluate character influences judgments of moral blame / David A. Pizarro and David Tannenbaum --
ch. 6. Morality takes two : dyadic morality and mind perception / Kurt Gray and Daniel M. Wegner --
Part II. Motivational and cognitive processes --
ch. 7. Conscience: the dos and don'ts of moral regulation / Ronnie Janoff-Bulman --
ch. 8. Honest rationales for dishonest behavior / Shahar Ayal and Francesca Gino --
ch. 9. Moral hypocrisy, moral inconsistency, and the struggle for moral integrity / Benoît Monin and Anna Merritt --
ch. 10. Morality and psychological distance : a construal level theory perspective / Tal Eyal and Nira Liberman --
ch. 11. Humanness, dehumanization, and moral psychology / Nick Haslam [and others] --
ch. 12. Morality across cultures : a values perspective / Noga Sverdlik, Sonia Roccas, and Lilach Sagiv --
Part III. Developmental, personality, and clinical aspects --
ch. 13. Autonomous moral motivation : consequences, socializing antecedents, and the unique role of integrated moral principles / Avi Assor --
ch. 14. An attachment perspective on morality : strengthening authentic forms of moral decision making / Phillip R. Shaver and Mario Mikulincer --
ch. 15. Paradigm assumptions about moral behavior : an empirical battle royal / Lawrence J. Walker, Jeremy A. Frimer, and William L. Dunlop --
ch. 16. When moral concerns become a psychological disorder : the case of obsessive-compulsive disorder / Guy Doron [and others] --
ch. 17. Moral dimensions of trauma therapies / Laurie Anne Pearlman --
Part IV. Good and evil : morality, conflict, and violence --
ch. 18. Killing with a clean conscience : existential angst and the paradox of morality / Gilad Hirschberger and Tom Pyszczynski --
ch. 19. Moral convictions and moral courage : common denominators of good and evil / Linda J. Skitka --
ch. 20. Human evil : the myth of pure evil and the true causes of violence / Roy F. Baumeister --
ch. 21. Psychology and morality in genocide and violent conflict : perpetrators, passive bystanders, and rescuers / Ervin Staub --
Part V. Synthesis --
ch. 22. Good and evil, past and future, laboratory and world / Roy F. Baumeister and Jesse Graham.
Series Title: Herzliya series on personality and social psychology.
Responsibility: Edited by Mario Mikulincer and Phillip R. Shaver.
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