Evolutionary Ethics and Contemporary Biology

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How can the discoveries made in the biological sciences play a role in a discussion on the foundation of ethics? This book responds to this question by examining how evolutionism can explain and justify the existence of ethical normativity and the emergence of particular moral systems. Written by a team of philosophers and scientists, the essays collected in this volume deal with the limits of evolutionary explanations, the justifications of ethics, and methodological issues concerning evolutionary accounts of ethics, among ...

Evolutionary Ethics and Contemporary Biology 2009, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780521122702

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Evolutionary Ethics and Contemporary Biology 2006, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, England

ISBN-13: 9780521856294

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