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Understanding violence : the intertwining of morality, religion and violence : a philosophical stance, Lorenzo Magnani

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Understanding violence : the intertwining of morality, religion and violence : a philosophical stance
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Understanding violence
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the intertwining of morality, religion and violence : a philosophical stance
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Lorenzo Magnani
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eng
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Magnani, Lorenzo
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index present
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non fiction
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bibliography
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Studies in applied philosophy, epistemology and rational ethics
Series volume
v.1
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  • Violence
  • Violence
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Understanding violence : the intertwining of morality, religion and violence : a philosophical stance, Lorenzo Magnani
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [297]-319) and index
Contents
  • 1.1.2.
  • Delegating Ourselves to External Things: Moral/Violent Niches
  • 4.1.
  • Cognitive Niches as Moral Niches
  • 4.1.1.
  • Human Beings as Chance Seekers
  • 4.1.2.
  • Cognitive Niches as Carriers of Aggressiveness
  • 4.1.3.
  • Cognitive Niches as Moral Niches
  • 4.2.
  • Psychiatrization and Dehistoricization of Violence
  • "A Sense of Purposefulness" in Evolution: Copying with Maladaptive Artifactual Niches
  • 4.3.
  • Distributing Morality and Violence through Cognitive Niche Construction
  • 4.4.
  • Moral Mediators as Conflict Makers and Triggers for Structural Violence
  • 4.4.1.
  • Moral Mediators
  • 4.4.2.
  • Moral Mediators and Structural Violence
  • 4.5.
  • 1.1.3.
  • Collective Axiologies as Moral Niches, and the Derived Violent Conflicts
  • 4.5.1.
  • Nonviolent Moral Axiologies, Pacifism, and Violence
  • 4.5.2.
  • What Does the Micro-sociological Theory of Violence Teach Us?
  • 4.6.
  • Building Violent Niches through Bullshit Mediators
  • 4.6.1.
  • Degrading Truth: Bullshit as a Violent Mediator
  • 4.6.2.
  • Victims and Media
  • Deception through Confabulating about Truth
  • 4.7.
  • Violence and the Right and the Duty to Information and Knowledge
  • 4.7.1.
  • Why Epistemology Matters to Violence?
  • 4.8.
  • Constructing Morality through Psychic Energy Mediators
  • 4.8.1.
  • Moralizing Nature, Moralizing Minds
  • 4.8.2.
  • 1.1.4.
  • Cognitive/Affective/Moral Delegations to Artifacts and Subsequent Reinternalization
  • 4.8.3.
  • Artifacts as Memory, Moral, and Violent Mediators
  • 4.8.4.
  • Maximizing Abducibility of Morality through Symbols
  • 4.8.5.
  • Cultured Unconscious and Sacrifices
  • 5.
  • Multiple Individual Moralities May Trigger Violence
  • Engaging and Disengaging Morality
  • Philosophy and Violence
  • 5.1.
  • Multiple Individual" Moralities: Is "Moral Disengagement" in the Perpetration of Inhumanities a Reengagement of Another Morality?
  • 5.1.1.
  • Reengagement of Another Morality
  • 5.1.2.
  • Kant and the "Inverted Stoicism"
  • 5.2.
  • Pure Evil?
  • 5.2.1.
  • Criminal Psychopaths' Morality and Ethicocentrism
  • 1.2.
  • 5.2.2.
  • Mental Incapacity and the Fear of Decriminalization
  • 5.2.3.
  • Gene/Cognitive Niche Co-Evolution and Moral Decriminalization
  • 5.2.4.
  • Can We Freely Decide to Kill Our Free Will?
  • What Is Crime Commodification?
  • 5.3.
  • Fascist Morality and Happy Violence: "The Fascist State of the Mind"
  • 5.3.1.
  • Defining Violence: Violence Is Distributed and Always "Perceived" as Such
  • Ideology as a Disguised Violent Ethos
  • 5.3.2.
  • The Fascist "Infinite Morality" as a Violent Moral Void
  • 5.3.3.
  • Intellectual Genocide: Killing Opponents' Cognitive Niches
  • 5.3.4.
  • Culture of Hatred and Inculcation, and the Moral "Banality of Evil"
  • 5.3.5.
  • Evil and Trauma
  • 5.4.
  • 1.2.1.
  • The Fascist Arguer and His Fallacious Dimensions
  • 5.4.1.
  • Negating the Truth
  • 5.4.2.
  • Negating the Opponent and Moral Niche Impoverishment
  • 5.5.
  • The Perversity of "Respecting People as Things" in Wars and the Role of Bad Faith
  • 6.
  • Religion, Morality, and Violence
  • Faith, Violent Mediators, Overmoralization
  • Decent Violent People
  • 6.1.
  • Is Religion Violent? Faith and Its Pervertibility
  • 6.1.1.
  • Theological Violent Argumentations
  • 6.2.
  • Religion as a Natural Phenomenon
  • 6.2.1.
  • Religious Moral Carriers, Religious Violent Carriers
  • 6.2.2.
  • Rendering Human Behavior Predictable through Religion and Morality
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • 1.2.2.
  • 6.2.3.
  • Religion Is Easy: Religion Is Violent
  • 6.3.
  • From Magical Thinking to Religion: Bubbles and Cognitive Firewalls
  • 6.4.
  • Sacred and Sacrifice: The Violent Boundaries of Magic
  • 6.5.
  • Overmorality and Wisdom: Morality or Indifference?
  • 6.5.1.
  • Escaping Overmorality?
  • Honor and Institutional Cultures
  • 6.5.2.
  • The Ostrich Effect: The Limits of Docility
  • 6.6.
  • How Can Forgiveness Be Violent? The Ideal of Mercy and Its Discontents
  • 6.6.1.
  • Forgiveness Is Multidimensional
  • 6.6.2.
  • Moral Viscosity and the Ultimate Paradox of Forgiveness
  • 1.2.3.
  • Defining Violence
  • 1.2.4.
  • Various Kinds of Violence
  • 1.3.
  • Coalition Enforcement: Morality and Violence
  • 1.3.1.
  • Abduction, Respecting People as Things, and Animals as Moral Mediators
  • 1.
  • 1.3.2.
  • Coalition Enforcement Hypothesis
  • 1.3.3.
  • The Origin of Moral/Social Norms, Social Dominance Hierarchies and Violence
  • 1.3.4.
  • Cooperation, Altruism, and Punishment: An Epistemological Note
  • 2.
  • The Violent Nature of Language
  • Language Is a Tool Exactly Like a Knife
  • 2.1.
  • "Military Intelligence"
  • The Violent Nature of Language: Abduction, Pregnances, Affordances
  • 2.1.1.
  • Saliences and Pregnances
  • 2.1.2.
  • Pregnances as Eco-Cognitive Forms: The Naturalness of Proto-Morality and Violence
  • 2.1.3.
  • Mental and Mindless Semiosis and the Formation of Language, Habits, and Violent Conflicts
  • 2.1.4.
  • Violence: "Vocal and Written Language Is a Tool Exactly Like a Knife"
  • 2.1.5.
  • Coalition Enforcement and the Evolutionary Origin of Morality and Violence
  • The Role of Abduction in the Moral/Violent Nature of Language
  • 2.2.
  • The Awesome and Perverse Academic Face of the Relationships between Morality and Violence
  • 2.2.1.
  • Perversion, Violence, and Narcissism
  • 2.2.2.
  • Ad Ignorantiam Fallacy as a Semantic Attack
  • 3.
  • Moral Bubbles: Legitimizing and Dissimulating Violence
  • Distributing Violence through Fallacies
  • 1.1.
  • 3.1.
  • Violence, Language, and "Writing"
  • 3.2.
  • Fallacies as Distributed "Military" Intelligence
  • 3.2.1.
  • Epistemic Bubbles: Distributing Aggressive Fallacies
  • 3.2.2.
  • Morality and Moral Bubbles: Legitimizing and Dissimulating Violence
  • 3.2.3.
  • Gossip, Morality, and Violence
  • Philosophy: The Luxurious Supplement of Violence
  • 3.2.4.
  • Judging Violence: Abductive Fallacy Evaluation and Assessment
  • 3.3.
  • The Semiotic Emergence of Violence through Deception
  • 3.3.1.
  • Fireflies and Luminescent "Femmes Fatales"
  • 3.3.2.
  • Moral Hazard as the Violent Perverting of Cooperation
  • 3.4.
  • The Violent Force of Law and of Morality
  • 1.1.1.
  • 3.4.1.
  • Lawmaking and Law-Preserving Violence
  • 3.5.
  • Ochlocracy: Violently Perverting Democracy and Its Values
  • 3.5.1.
  • Wisdom of the Crowd or Violent Tyranny of the Crowd?
  • 3.5.2.
  • Ochlocracy as the Perverting of Sympathy
  • 3.6.
  • Beyond 9/11. Democrats, Speak Out! Would You Like to Be Terrified or Deterred?
  • Individual and Structural Violence
  • 3.6.1.
  • The Widespread Violence against Rechtsstaat and Democracy
  • 3.6.2.
  • What Westerners Want (When They Do Not Like Constitutional Democracies Anymore)
  • 3.6.3.
  • The "Paradox of the Insider Enemy"
  • 3.7.
  • Bad News from Evolutionary Game Theory
  • 4.
  • Moral and Violent Mediators
Control code
ocn731921773
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 337 p.
Isbn
9783642219719
Lccn
2011930519
System control number
(OCoLC)731921773
Label
Understanding violence : the intertwining of morality, religion and violence : a philosophical stance, Lorenzo Magnani
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [297]-319) and index
Contents
  • 1.1.2.
  • Delegating Ourselves to External Things: Moral/Violent Niches
  • 4.1.
  • Cognitive Niches as Moral Niches
  • 4.1.1.
  • Human Beings as Chance Seekers
  • 4.1.2.
  • Cognitive Niches as Carriers of Aggressiveness
  • 4.1.3.
  • Cognitive Niches as Moral Niches
  • 4.2.
  • Psychiatrization and Dehistoricization of Violence
  • "A Sense of Purposefulness" in Evolution: Copying with Maladaptive Artifactual Niches
  • 4.3.
  • Distributing Morality and Violence through Cognitive Niche Construction
  • 4.4.
  • Moral Mediators as Conflict Makers and Triggers for Structural Violence
  • 4.4.1.
  • Moral Mediators
  • 4.4.2.
  • Moral Mediators and Structural Violence
  • 4.5.
  • 1.1.3.
  • Collective Axiologies as Moral Niches, and the Derived Violent Conflicts
  • 4.5.1.
  • Nonviolent Moral Axiologies, Pacifism, and Violence
  • 4.5.2.
  • What Does the Micro-sociological Theory of Violence Teach Us?
  • 4.6.
  • Building Violent Niches through Bullshit Mediators
  • 4.6.1.
  • Degrading Truth: Bullshit as a Violent Mediator
  • 4.6.2.
  • Victims and Media
  • Deception through Confabulating about Truth
  • 4.7.
  • Violence and the Right and the Duty to Information and Knowledge
  • 4.7.1.
  • Why Epistemology Matters to Violence?
  • 4.8.
  • Constructing Morality through Psychic Energy Mediators
  • 4.8.1.
  • Moralizing Nature, Moralizing Minds
  • 4.8.2.
  • 1.1.4.
  • Cognitive/Affective/Moral Delegations to Artifacts and Subsequent Reinternalization
  • 4.8.3.
  • Artifacts as Memory, Moral, and Violent Mediators
  • 4.8.4.
  • Maximizing Abducibility of Morality through Symbols
  • 4.8.5.
  • Cultured Unconscious and Sacrifices
  • 5.
  • Multiple Individual Moralities May Trigger Violence
  • Engaging and Disengaging Morality
  • Philosophy and Violence
  • 5.1.
  • Multiple Individual" Moralities: Is "Moral Disengagement" in the Perpetration of Inhumanities a Reengagement of Another Morality?
  • 5.1.1.
  • Reengagement of Another Morality
  • 5.1.2.
  • Kant and the "Inverted Stoicism"
  • 5.2.
  • Pure Evil?
  • 5.2.1.
  • Criminal Psychopaths' Morality and Ethicocentrism
  • 1.2.
  • 5.2.2.
  • Mental Incapacity and the Fear of Decriminalization
  • 5.2.3.
  • Gene/Cognitive Niche Co-Evolution and Moral Decriminalization
  • 5.2.4.
  • Can We Freely Decide to Kill Our Free Will?
  • What Is Crime Commodification?
  • 5.3.
  • Fascist Morality and Happy Violence: "The Fascist State of the Mind"
  • 5.3.1.
  • Defining Violence: Violence Is Distributed and Always "Perceived" as Such
  • Ideology as a Disguised Violent Ethos
  • 5.3.2.
  • The Fascist "Infinite Morality" as a Violent Moral Void
  • 5.3.3.
  • Intellectual Genocide: Killing Opponents' Cognitive Niches
  • 5.3.4.
  • Culture of Hatred and Inculcation, and the Moral "Banality of Evil"
  • 5.3.5.
  • Evil and Trauma
  • 5.4.
  • 1.2.1.
  • The Fascist Arguer and His Fallacious Dimensions
  • 5.4.1.
  • Negating the Truth
  • 5.4.2.
  • Negating the Opponent and Moral Niche Impoverishment
  • 5.5.
  • The Perversity of "Respecting People as Things" in Wars and the Role of Bad Faith
  • 6.
  • Religion, Morality, and Violence
  • Faith, Violent Mediators, Overmoralization
  • Decent Violent People
  • 6.1.
  • Is Religion Violent? Faith and Its Pervertibility
  • 6.1.1.
  • Theological Violent Argumentations
  • 6.2.
  • Religion as a Natural Phenomenon
  • 6.2.1.
  • Religious Moral Carriers, Religious Violent Carriers
  • 6.2.2.
  • Rendering Human Behavior Predictable through Religion and Morality
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • 1.2.2.
  • 6.2.3.
  • Religion Is Easy: Religion Is Violent
  • 6.3.
  • From Magical Thinking to Religion: Bubbles and Cognitive Firewalls
  • 6.4.
  • Sacred and Sacrifice: The Violent Boundaries of Magic
  • 6.5.
  • Overmorality and Wisdom: Morality or Indifference?
  • 6.5.1.
  • Escaping Overmorality?
  • Honor and Institutional Cultures
  • 6.5.2.
  • The Ostrich Effect: The Limits of Docility
  • 6.6.
  • How Can Forgiveness Be Violent? The Ideal of Mercy and Its Discontents
  • 6.6.1.
  • Forgiveness Is Multidimensional
  • 6.6.2.
  • Moral Viscosity and the Ultimate Paradox of Forgiveness
  • 1.2.3.
  • Defining Violence
  • 1.2.4.
  • Various Kinds of Violence
  • 1.3.
  • Coalition Enforcement: Morality and Violence
  • 1.3.1.
  • Abduction, Respecting People as Things, and Animals as Moral Mediators
  • 1.
  • 1.3.2.
  • Coalition Enforcement Hypothesis
  • 1.3.3.
  • The Origin of Moral/Social Norms, Social Dominance Hierarchies and Violence
  • 1.3.4.
  • Cooperation, Altruism, and Punishment: An Epistemological Note
  • 2.
  • The Violent Nature of Language
  • Language Is a Tool Exactly Like a Knife
  • 2.1.
  • "Military Intelligence"
  • The Violent Nature of Language: Abduction, Pregnances, Affordances
  • 2.1.1.
  • Saliences and Pregnances
  • 2.1.2.
  • Pregnances as Eco-Cognitive Forms: The Naturalness of Proto-Morality and Violence
  • 2.1.3.
  • Mental and Mindless Semiosis and the Formation of Language, Habits, and Violent Conflicts
  • 2.1.4.
  • Violence: "Vocal and Written Language Is a Tool Exactly Like a Knife"
  • 2.1.5.
  • Coalition Enforcement and the Evolutionary Origin of Morality and Violence
  • The Role of Abduction in the Moral/Violent Nature of Language
  • 2.2.
  • The Awesome and Perverse Academic Face of the Relationships between Morality and Violence
  • 2.2.1.
  • Perversion, Violence, and Narcissism
  • 2.2.2.
  • Ad Ignorantiam Fallacy as a Semantic Attack
  • 3.
  • Moral Bubbles: Legitimizing and Dissimulating Violence
  • Distributing Violence through Fallacies
  • 1.1.
  • 3.1.
  • Violence, Language, and "Writing"
  • 3.2.
  • Fallacies as Distributed "Military" Intelligence
  • 3.2.1.
  • Epistemic Bubbles: Distributing Aggressive Fallacies
  • 3.2.2.
  • Morality and Moral Bubbles: Legitimizing and Dissimulating Violence
  • 3.2.3.
  • Gossip, Morality, and Violence
  • Philosophy: The Luxurious Supplement of Violence
  • 3.2.4.
  • Judging Violence: Abductive Fallacy Evaluation and Assessment
  • 3.3.
  • The Semiotic Emergence of Violence through Deception
  • 3.3.1.
  • Fireflies and Luminescent "Femmes Fatales"
  • 3.3.2.
  • Moral Hazard as the Violent Perverting of Cooperation
  • 3.4.
  • The Violent Force of Law and of Morality
  • 1.1.1.
  • 3.4.1.
  • Lawmaking and Law-Preserving Violence
  • 3.5.
  • Ochlocracy: Violently Perverting Democracy and Its Values
  • 3.5.1.
  • Wisdom of the Crowd or Violent Tyranny of the Crowd?
  • 3.5.2.
  • Ochlocracy as the Perverting of Sympathy
  • 3.6.
  • Beyond 9/11. Democrats, Speak Out! Would You Like to Be Terrified or Deterred?
  • Individual and Structural Violence
  • 3.6.1.
  • The Widespread Violence against Rechtsstaat and Democracy
  • 3.6.2.
  • What Westerners Want (When They Do Not Like Constitutional Democracies Anymore)
  • 3.6.3.
  • The "Paradox of the Insider Enemy"
  • 3.7.
  • Bad News from Evolutionary Game Theory
  • 4.
  • Moral and Violent Mediators
Control code
ocn731921773
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 337 p.
Isbn
9783642219719
Lccn
2011930519
System control number
(OCoLC)731921773

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