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The Sense of justice : biological foundations of law, Roger D. Masters, Margaret Gruter, editors

Label
The Sense of justice : biological foundations of law
Title
The Sense of justice
Title remainder
biological foundations of law
Statement of responsibility
Roger D. Masters, Margaret Gruter, editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • This book introduces the reader to the social and behavioural foundations for a sense of justice' - the form of equilibrium which individuals and legal systems seek to achieve and maintain in a changing and complex world
  • The contributors draw upon new discoveries and insights from the biologically-based behavioural sciences that are critical to a more informed understanding of legal phenomena, particularly those dealing with complex social and political relationships
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
K328
LC item number
.S46 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Masters, Roger D
  • Gruter, Margaret
Series statement
Sage focus editions
Series volume
136
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Law and biology
  • Justice
Label
The Sense of justice : biological foundations of law, Roger D. Masters, Margaret Gruter, editors
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Moralistic Aggression, Processing Mechanisms, and the Brain: The Biological Foundations of the Sense of Justice
  • Michael T. McGuire
  • p. 31.
  • 3.
  • Emotion and the Costs of Altruism: The Economic Foundations of the Sense of Justice
  • Robert Frank
  • p. 47.
  • 4.
  • Naturalistic Approaches to Justice in Political Philosophy and the Life Sciences
  • Roger D. Masters
  • 1.
  • p. 67.
  • Part II.
  • Legal Theory, Nature, and the Sense of Justice
  • 5.
  • An
  • Ethological Perspective on Law and Biology
  • Margaret Gruter
  • p. 95.
  • 6.
  • The
  • The
  • Sense of Justice and the Concept of Cultural Justice: I egal Anthropology
  • Wolfgang Fikentscher
  • p. 106.
  • 7.
  • Traditional Legal Concepts from an Evolutionary Perspective
  • Peter Strahlendorf
  • p. 128.
  • Part III.
  • Legal Practice, Social Norms, and the Sense of Justice
  • 8.
  • Problem of Justice in Contemporary Legal Thought
  • Intuition, Altruism, and Spite: Justice as Justification
  • William H. Rodgers, Jr.
  • p. 163.
  • 9.
  • Empirical Evidence of the Sense of Justice
  • Karen Cook, Karen Hegtvedt
  • p. 187.
  • 10.
  • An
  • Ethological Interpretation of the Sense of Justice on the Basis of German Law
  • Roger D. Masters
  • Herbert Helmrich
  • p. 211.
  • Part IV.
  • Nature, Culture, and the Sense of Justice
  • 11.
  • The
  • Chimpanzee's Sense of Social Regularity and Its Relation to the Human Sense of Justice
  • Frans B. M. de Waal
  • p. 241.
  • 12.
  • p. 1.
  • The
  • Child's Development of the Sense of Justice: Moral Development, Resources, and Emotions
  • William R. Charlesworth
  • p. 256.
  • 13.
  • The
  • Evolution of Cultural Norms
  • Lionel Tiger
  • p. 278.
  • 14.
  • Part I.
  • Toward a More Coherent Theory of Justice
  • Roger D. Masters
  • p. 290
  • Law, Biology, and the Sense of Justice
  • 2.
Control code
23463820
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
x, 310 pages
Isbn
9780803943971
Isbn Type
(cl)
Lccn
91014382
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The Sense of justice : biological foundations of law, Roger D. Masters, Margaret Gruter, editors
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Moralistic Aggression, Processing Mechanisms, and the Brain: The Biological Foundations of the Sense of Justice
  • Michael T. McGuire
  • p. 31.
  • 3.
  • Emotion and the Costs of Altruism: The Economic Foundations of the Sense of Justice
  • Robert Frank
  • p. 47.
  • 4.
  • Naturalistic Approaches to Justice in Political Philosophy and the Life Sciences
  • Roger D. Masters
  • 1.
  • p. 67.
  • Part II.
  • Legal Theory, Nature, and the Sense of Justice
  • 5.
  • An
  • Ethological Perspective on Law and Biology
  • Margaret Gruter
  • p. 95.
  • 6.
  • The
  • The
  • Sense of Justice and the Concept of Cultural Justice: I egal Anthropology
  • Wolfgang Fikentscher
  • p. 106.
  • 7.
  • Traditional Legal Concepts from an Evolutionary Perspective
  • Peter Strahlendorf
  • p. 128.
  • Part III.
  • Legal Practice, Social Norms, and the Sense of Justice
  • 8.
  • Problem of Justice in Contemporary Legal Thought
  • Intuition, Altruism, and Spite: Justice as Justification
  • William H. Rodgers, Jr.
  • p. 163.
  • 9.
  • Empirical Evidence of the Sense of Justice
  • Karen Cook, Karen Hegtvedt
  • p. 187.
  • 10.
  • An
  • Ethological Interpretation of the Sense of Justice on the Basis of German Law
  • Roger D. Masters
  • Herbert Helmrich
  • p. 211.
  • Part IV.
  • Nature, Culture, and the Sense of Justice
  • 11.
  • The
  • Chimpanzee's Sense of Social Regularity and Its Relation to the Human Sense of Justice
  • Frans B. M. de Waal
  • p. 241.
  • 12.
  • p. 1.
  • The
  • Child's Development of the Sense of Justice: Moral Development, Resources, and Emotions
  • William R. Charlesworth
  • p. 256.
  • 13.
  • The
  • Evolution of Cultural Norms
  • Lionel Tiger
  • p. 278.
  • 14.
  • Part I.
  • Toward a More Coherent Theory of Justice
  • Roger D. Masters
  • p. 290
  • Law, Biology, and the Sense of Justice
  • 2.
Control code
23463820
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
x, 310 pages
Isbn
9780803943971
Isbn Type
(cl)
Lccn
91014382
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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