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Models of morality.

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Moral dilemmas engender conflicts between two traditions: consequentialism, which evaluates actions based on their outcomes, and deontology, which evaluates actions themselves. These strikingly resemble two distinct decision-making architectures: a model-based system that selects actions based on inferences about their consequences; and a model-free system that selects actions based on their reinforcement history. Here, I consider how these systems, along with a Pavlovian system that responds...

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10.1016/j.tics.2013.06.005

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Experimental Psychology
Journal:
Trends in cognitive sciences
Volume:
17
Issue:
8
Pages:
363-366
Publication date:
2013-08-05
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EISSN:
1879-307X
ISSN:
1364-6613
URN:
uuid:9c324d4d-c231-40aa-a60c-e16522e828e1
Source identifiers:
421175
Local pid:
pubs:421175
Language:
English
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