Explorations in the Role of Emotion in Moral Judgment

@article{Yan2008ExplorationsIT,
  title={Explorations in the Role of Emotion in Moral Judgment},
  author={A. Yan},
  journal={World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, International Journal of Social, Behavioral, Educational, Economic, Business and Industrial Engineering},
  year={2008},
  volume={2},
  pages={209-213}
}
  • A. Yan
  • Published 2008
  • Psychology
  • World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, International Journal of Social, Behavioral, Educational, Economic, Business and Industrial Engineering
  • Recent theorizations on the cognitive process of moral judgment have focused on the role of intuitions and emotions, marking a departure from previous emphasis on conscious, step-by-step reasoning. My study investigated how being in a disgusted mood state affects moral judgment. Participants were induced to enter a disgusted mood state through listening to disgusting sounds and reading disgusting descriptions. Results shows that they, when compared to control who have not been induced to feel… CONTINUE READING

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