One of Zagzebski's impressive achievements in this book is providing a richly worked-out articulation of the relation between moral philosophy and empirical psychology
, a desideratum often missing in contemporary moral theory.
From a cognitive psychology perspective, classification is a fundamental cognitive function of the brain, and the process of assigning a stimulus to a particular social category is generally considered an automatic process in empirical psychology
research (Smith & DeCoster, 2000).
This leads him to the view that empirical psychology
might be 'virtue's demise' (163).
At least in the first place, it brackets out other areas of doctrine apart from theological anthropology, and brackets out empirical psychology
, focusing down on the metaphysics of the human person with which empirical psychology
The first three chapters cover these early developments, while the second section focuses on 19th-century German experimental psychology and empirical psychology
in tradition of William James.
In that respect economics is quite like another broad and seemingly unrelated academic field, empirical psychology
Can an empirical psychology
be drawn from Husserl's phenomenology?
As yet, however, the empirical psychology
of religion has remained largely shaped within the Christian tradition and, to a lesser extent, within the Jewish tradition.
Two of the best examples are Roland Borgards's 'Kopf ab', on the discussion surrounding the invention of the guillotine and the question of knowledge regarding the pain of those executed, and Harald Neumeyer's 'Unkalkulierbar unbewusst: Zur Seele des Verbrechers um 1800', a reading of the interaction between criminal justice and empirical psychology
This in turn will allow us to take a Jamesian look at some contemporary approaches to healthy-mindedness in empirical psychology
It is the business of transcendental philosophy to explore what characterizes a subjective perspective, not to attempt to explain any facts causally or ontically, as does empirical psychology
It ignores or is unfamiliar with empirical psychology
and its potential insights.