Morals and the human brain: a working model.

@article{Moll2003MoralsAT,
  title={Morals and the human brain: a working model.},
  author={Jorge Moll and Ricardo de Oliveira-Souza and Paul J. Eslinger},
  journal={Neuroreport},
  year={2003},
  volume={14 3},
  pages={
          299-305
        }
}
Morality has been at the center of informal talks and metaphysical discussions since the beginning of history. Recently, converging lines of evidence from evolutionary biology, neuroscience and experimental psychology have shown that morality is grounded in the brain. This article reviews the main lines of investigation indicating that moral behavior is a product of evolutionary pressures that shaped the neurobehavioral processes related to the selective perception of social cues, the… 

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