Neural foundation of human moral reasoning: an ALE meta-analysis about the role of personal perspective

  title={Neural foundation of human moral reasoning: an ALE meta-analysis about the role of personal perspective},
  author={M. Boccia and C. Dacquino and L. Piccardi and P. Cordellieri and C. Guariglia and F. Ferlazzo and S. Ferracuti and A. M. Giannini},
  journal={Brain Imaging and Behavior},
  • M. Boccia, C. Dacquino, +5 authors A. M. Giannini
  • Published 2016
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • Brain Imaging and Behavior
  • Moral sense is defined as a feeling of the rightness or wrongness of an action that knowingly causes harm to people other than the agent. The large amount of data collected over the past decade allows drawing some definite conclusions about the neurobiological foundations of moral reasoning as well as a systematic investigation of methodological variables during fMRI studies. Here, we verified the existence of converging and consistent evidence in the current literature by means of a meta… CONTINUE READING
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