Latest Morality Stories
UC Riverside and CSU Northridge sociologists’ research suggests how bankers, stock brokers and mortgage lenders justified ruinous actions.
Republicans and Democrats are less divided in their attitudes than popularly believed, according to new research.
Moral imagination is an essential faculty for workers who must overcome the stigmas of ethical conflicts and social rejection associated with certain types of jobs.
Use of torture around the world has not diminished but the techniques used have grown more complex and sophisticated.
Individuals and courts deal more harshly with people who actively commit harm than with people who willfully allow the same harm to occur.
Imagine a runaway boxcar heading toward five people who can’t escape its path.
In the fight for survival, plants are capable of complex social behaviours and may exhibit altruism towards family members, but aggressively compete with strangers.
A recent study shows implications for nurturing human egalitarianism and cooperating, based on the first evidence that a basic sense of fairness and altruism appears in infancy.