TB8 SPA Lecture 3; Morality

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1. What is consequentialism?

  • Personal code of conduct within the ethical constraints of the group
  • The moral value of an action is one way or another a function of its consequences alone
  • Endorsing harmful actions for the greater good
  • Moral rules pertain to absolute rights
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2. Which areas responded more to personal > impersonal moral dilemmas?

  • Posterior cingulate, parietal lobe
  • DLPFC, parietal lobe
  • Medial frontal gyrus, posterior cingulate, angular gyrus
  • Medial OFC, posterior cingulate, angular gyrus

3. In high conflict situations...

  • Initial response cog cost benefit, emotional, cog control
  • Initial response cog cost benefit, cog control, emotional
  • Initial response emotional, cog control, cog cost benefit reasoning
  • Initial response cog control, emotional, cog cost benefit

4. Should long RT trials with 'appropriate' actions show less activation in cog control areas than inappropriate?

  • No
  • Yes

5. Which areas responded more to impersonal > personal moral dilemmas?

  • DLPFC, parietal lobe
  • Medial frontal gyrus, posterior cingulate, angular gyrus
  • Medial OFC, posterior cingulate, angular gyrus
  • Posterior cingulate, parietal lobe

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