Moral Development
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"Everything has a moral, if only you can find it" - L.C.
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Books » Conservatives have broader moral sense than liberals, says ‘Righteous Mind’ author

Books » Conservatives have broader moral sense than liberals, says ‘Righteous Mind’ author | Moral Development | Scoop.it

"Political ideology is an extension of morality — and morality, as Mr. Haidt is fond of saying in his new book, binds and blinds.  [...]  “The left and right in this country,” Mr. Haidt says in reference to his new book, “are two separate cultures.”"

 

How much of your moral palette are you utilizing?

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Research » Effects of Beliefs in Heaven and Hell on Crime Rates

"Though religion has been shown to have generally positive effects on normative ‘prosocial’ behavior, recent laboratory research suggests that these effects may be driven primarily by supernatural punishment. Supernatural benevolence, on the other hand, may actually be associated with less prosocial behavior."

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