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The Resource Cultivating conscience : how good laws make good people, Lynn Stout

Cultivating conscience : how good laws make good people, Lynn Stout

Label
Cultivating conscience : how good laws make good people
Title
Cultivating conscience
Title remainder
how good laws make good people
Statement of responsibility
Lynn Stout
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Contemporary law and public policy often treat human beings as selfish creatures who respond only to punishments and rewards. Yet every day we behave unselfishly--few of us mug the elderly or steal the paper from our neighbor's yard, and many of us go out of our way to help strangers. We nevertheless overlook our own good behavior and fixate on the bad things people do and how we can stop them. In this pathbreaking book, acclaimed law and economics scholar Lynn Stout argues that this focus neglects the crucial role our better impulses could play in society. Rather than lean on the power of gre
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stout, Lynn A.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Conscience
  • Law and ethics
  • Law
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • LAW
  • Conscience
  • Law and ethics
  • Law
  • Gewissen
  • Gesetzgebung
  • Ethik
Label
Cultivating conscience : how good laws make good people, Lynn Stout
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Franco's choice -- Holmes' folly -- Blind to goodness : why we don't see conscience -- Games people play : unselfish prosocial behavior in experimental gaming -- The Jekyll/Hyde syndrome : a three-factor social model of unselfish prosocial behavior -- Origins -- My brother's keeper : the role of unselfishness in tort law -- Picking prosocial partners : the story of relational contract -- Crime, punishment, and community -- Chariots of the sun
Control code
ocn670430046
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 310 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400836000
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttz9b4
  • 5d75c63f-ab39-440e-a973-786188f8fe5b
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)670430046
Label
Cultivating conscience : how good laws make good people, Lynn Stout
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Franco's choice -- Holmes' folly -- Blind to goodness : why we don't see conscience -- Games people play : unselfish prosocial behavior in experimental gaming -- The Jekyll/Hyde syndrome : a three-factor social model of unselfish prosocial behavior -- Origins -- My brother's keeper : the role of unselfishness in tort law -- Picking prosocial partners : the story of relational contract -- Crime, punishment, and community -- Chariots of the sun
Control code
ocn670430046
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 310 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400836000
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttz9b4
  • 5d75c63f-ab39-440e-a973-786188f8fe5b
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)670430046

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