Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
- Hypnotic disgust makes moral judgments more severeThalia Wheatley
National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
Psychol Sci 16:780-4. 2005..Two studies show that moral judgments can be made more severe by the presence of a flash of disgust. These findings suggest that moral judgments may be grounded in affectively laden moral intuitions...
- Automatic priming of semantically related words reduces activity in the fusiform gyrusThalia Wheatley
Laboratory of Brain and Cognition, National Institutes of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, 10 Center Drive MSC 1366, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
J Cogn Neurosci 17:1871-85. 2005....
- Understanding animate agents: distinct roles for the social network and mirror systemThalia Wheatley
Laboratory of Brain and Cognition, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
Psychol Sci 18:469-74. 2007..Although observing and imagining the moving shapes engaged the mirror system, only activation of the social network was modulated by animacy...
- The neural basis of implicit moral attitude--an IAT study using event-related fMRIQian Luo
Unit on Affective Cognitive Neuroscience, Mood and Anxiety Program, National Institute of Mental Health, Department of Health and Human Services, 15K North Drive, Room 206, MSC 2670, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
Neuroimage 30:1449-57. 2006..The functional contributions of these regions in moral reasoning are discussed...