By Basant K. Kapur,Kim-Chong Chong
one of the concerns mentioned are: the efficacy of motivational altruism within the answer of public concerns; the genetic origins of altruism and its attendant hazards; the metaphysical foundation of altruism; empathy and altruism; altruism or social trade; altruism in wartime; and the welfare nation. A amazing characteristic of the quantity is that a few of the authors haven't `talked previous' each other. even supposing each one is a expert in his box, the papers are obtainable to these in different fields, and to non-specialists. either separately and jointly, they offer a wealthy set of insights and views on altruism as a primary human and social phenomenon, on the way to edify, curiosity, and stimulate all readers of the volume.
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Altruistic Reveries: Perspectives from the Humanities and Social Sciences by Basant K. Kapur,Kim-Chong Chong