A Case for the Moral Organ?

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Science  06 Oct 2006:
Vol. 314, Issue 5796, pp. 57-58
DOI: 10.1126/science.1132880

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Moral Minds. How Nature Designed Our Universal Sense of Right and Wrong. By Marc D. Hauser. Ecco (HarperCollins), New York, 2006. 511 pp. $27.95, C$35.95. ISBN 0-06-078070-3.

Our brains, the author argues, contain a specialized circuit for moral problems, one that incorporates a "universal moral grammar."