Explaining Altruism :

Arnold, Eckhart.

Explaining Altruism : A Simulation-Based Approach and Its Limits. - 1 online resource (310 pages) - Practical Philosophy Ser. ; v.11 . - Practical Philosophy Ser. .

Intro -- Contents -- Chapter 1 Introduction -- Chapter 2 The riddle of altruism -- Chapter 3 The generalized theory of evolutionas theoretical framework -- Chapter 4 Modeling the evolution of altruism -- Chapter 5 Empirical research on the evolutionof altruism -- Chapter 6 Learning from failure -- Chapter 7 Summary and final reflections -- Chapter 8 Appendices -- Bibliography -- Blank Page -- Blank Page.

The aim of the series is to publish high-quality studies in English or German that deal with topics in practical philosophy from a broadly analytic perspective. These include questions in meta-ethics, normative ethics and ‛applied' ethics, as well as in political philosophy, philosophy of law and the philosophy of action.

9783110327571


Altruism -- Computer simulation.;Cooperativeness -- Computer simulation.


Electronic books.

BJ1474.A76 2008eb

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