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Unformatted text preview: . • Every culture forbids certain actions such as murder, rape, theft, etc. . • FMRI studies suggest that a fairly consistent set of brain regions is involved in moral cognition. Perception (classifying situations as right or wrong) “The moral grammar hypothesis holds that when people encounter trolley problems, they unconsciously compute structural descriptions [of the cases]”...
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- Spring '11
- Psychology, universal moral grammar, moral grammar hypothesis