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Author Stout, Lynn A., 1957-

Title Cultivating conscience : how good laws make good people / Lynn Stout.

Imprint Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2011.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    171.6 STO    Available
Description viii, 310 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [281]-298) and index.
Contents Franco's choice -- Holmes' folly -- Blind to goodness : why we don't see conscience -- Games people play : unselfish prosocial behavior in experimental gaming -- The Jekyll/Hyde syndrome : a three-factor social model of unselfish prosocial behavior -- Origins -- My brother's keeper : the role of unselfishness in tort law -- Picking prosocial partners : the story of relational contract -- Crime, punishment, and community -- Conclusion : Chariots of the sun.
Subject Conscience.
Law and ethics.
Law -- Moral and ethical aspects.
ISBN 9780691139951 (hbk. : alk. paper)
0691139954 (hbk. : alk. paper)
9781400836000 (e-book)
140083600X (e-book)

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