Moral psychology
Moral psychology is a field of study in both philosophy and psychology. Some use the term "moral psychology" relatively narrowly to refer to the study of moral development. However, others tend to us...
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Moral reasoning
Moral reasoning is a study in psychology that overlaps with moral philosophy. It is also called moral development. Prominent contributors to the theory include Lawrence Kohlberg and Elliot Turiel. T...
Social intuitionism
In moral psychology, social intuitionism proposes that moral judgments and actions are caused more by intuition than by reason. It contradicts earlier, rationalist theories of morality, such as of Law...
Michael A. Smith
Michael Andrew Smith (born in Melbourne, Australia on 23 July 1954) is an Australian philosopher who teaches at Princeton University (since September 2004). He taught previously at the University of ...
Brian Leiter
Brian Leiter (born 1963) is an American philosopher and legal scholar who is Karl N. Llewellyn Professor of Jurisprudence at the University of Chicago Law School, founder and Director of Chicago's Cen...
James Rest
James Rest was an American psychologist specializing in moral psychology and development. Together with his Minnesota Group of colleagues, including Darcia Narvaez, Muriel Bebeau, and Stephen Thoma, R...
Identifiable victim effect
"Identifiable victim effect" refers to the tendency of individuals to offer greater aid when a specific, identifiable person ("victim") is observed under hardship, as compared to a large, vaguely defi...
Michael Slote
Michael Slote is UST Professor of Ethics at the University of Miami and is author of From Morality to Virtue (1992) and Morals From Motives (2001). He was previously professor of philosophy at the Uni...
Blakey Vermeule
Emily Dickinson Blake Vermeule (born July 14, 1966), commonly known as Blakey Vermeule is an American scholar of eighteenth-century British literature and theory of mind. She is a Professor of English...
Martha Nussbaum
Martha Craven Nussbaum (/ˈnʊsbaʊm/; born May 6, 1947) is an American philosopher and the current Ernst Freund Distinguished Service Professor of Law and Ethics at the University of Chicago, a chair th...
Defining Issues Test
The Defining Issues Test or the DIT is a component model of moral development devised by James Rest in 1979. The University of Minnesota formally established the Center for the Study of Ethical Develo...
Lawrence Kohlberg's stages of moral development
Lawrence Kohlberg's stages of moral development constitute an adaptation of a psychological theory originally conceived by the Swiss psychologist Jean Piaget. Kohlberg began work on this topic while a...
Nancy Snow
Nancy E. Snow is a professor of philosophy at Marquette University. Her research has ranged widely, but has mostly focused on moral psychology and on virtue ethics. She has served as an editor of or ...
Francis Beckwith
Francis J. "Frank" Beckwith (born 1960) is an American philosopher, Christian apologist, scholar, and lecturer who is currently an associate professor of Church-State Studies at Baylor University as w...
David Wong (philosopher)
David Wong is an American philosopher. He is the Susan Fox Beischer and George D. Beischer Professor of Philosophy at Duke University. Wong has done work in ethics, moral psychology, comparative ethic...
Shaun Nichols
Shaun Nichols is a professor in the Philosophy department at the University of Arizona. He received his PhD. in Philosophy from Rutgers in 1992 under the supervision of Stephen Stich and his BA in P...
Antonio Cua
Antonio S. Cua (July 23, 1932 in Manila, Philippines – March 27, 2007 in Bethesda, Maryland) was an eminent scholar in Chinese philosophy and comparative philosophy who was professor emeritus of philo...
Gilbert Harman
Gilbert Harman (born 1938) is an American philosopher, teaching at Princeton University since 1963, who has published widely in philosophy of language, cognitive science, philosophy of mind, ethics, m...
Richard Wollheim
Richard Arthur Wollheim (5 May 1923 – 4 November 2003) was a British philosopher noted for original work on mind and emotions, especially as related to the visual arts, specifically, painting. Wollhe...
Moral development
Moral development focuses on the emergence, change, and understanding of morality from infancy through adulthood. In the field of moral development, morality is defined as principles for how individua...
Moral luck
Moral luck describes circumstances whereby a moral agent is assigned moral blame or praise for an action or its consequences even if it is clear that said agent did not have full control over either t...
Walter Sinnott-Armstrong
Walter Sinnott-Armstrong (born 1955) is an American philosopher. He specializes in ethics, epistemology, and more recently in neuroethics, the philosophy of law, and the philosophy of cognitive scien...
Candace Vogler
Candace A. Vogler is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Chicago. Vogler received her Ph.D. in Philosophy from the University of Pittsburgh. Her specific fields of interest are ethics, femi...
Bernard Yack
Bernard Yack (born 1952) is a Canadian born American political theorist.He received his B.A. from the University of Toronto and his Ph.D. from Harvard University, where he was a student of Judith Shkl...
Angie Hobbs
Angela Hunter Hobbs (born 1961, Sussex, UK) is a British philosopher and Professor of the Public Understanding of Philosophy at the University of Sheffield.After A-levels taken at The College of Richa...
Jesse Prinz
Jesse J. Prinz is a Distinguished Professor of philosophy and director of the Committee for Interdisciplinary Science Studies at the City University of New York, Graduate Center. Previous positions in...
Owen Flanagan
Owen Flanagan (born 1949) is the James B. Duke Professor of Philosophy and Professor of Neurobiology at Duke University. Flanagan has done work in philosophy of mind, philosophy of psychology, philoso...