The Moral Brain

@inproceedings{LOYE2002TheMB,
  title={The Moral Brain},
  author={DAVID LOYE},
  year={2002}
}
  • DAVID LOYE
  • Published 2002
This article probes the evolutionary origins of moral capacities and moral agency. From this it develops a theory of the guidance system of higher mind (GSHM). The GSHM is a general model of intelligence whereby moral functioning is integrated with cognitive, affective, and conative functioning, resulting in a flow of information between eight brain levels functioning as an evaluative unit between stimulus and response. The foundation of this view of morality and of caring behavior is Charles… CONTINUE READING

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