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Research: Moral Insight


  1. Engberg-Pedersen, T. (1983). Aristotle’s Theory of Moral Insight. Oxford: Clarendon Press. https://www.amazon.com/Aristotles-Theory-Moral-Insight-Engberg-Pederson/dp/0198246676/ref=sr_1_1?keywords=Aristotle%27s+Theory+of+Moral+Insight&qid=1582922835&s=books&sr=1-1
  2. Fitterer, R. J. (2008). Love and Objectivity in Virtue Ethics: Aristotle, Lonergan, and Nussbaum on Emotions and Moral Insight. Toronto: University of Toronto Press. https://www.amazon.com/Love-Objectivity-Virtue-Ethics-Aristotle/dp/1487520050/ref=sr_1_1?keywords=Love+and+Objectivity+in+Virtue+Ethics%3A+Aristotle%2C+Lonergan%2C+and+Nussbaum+on+Emotions+and+Moral+Insight&qid=1582922867&s=books&sr=1-1
  3. Subramaniam, K., Kounios, J., Parrish, T. B., & Jung-Beeman, M. (2009). A brain mechanism for facilitation of insight by positive affect. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 21(3), 415-432. https://www.mitpressjournals.org/doi/full/10.1162/jocn.2009.21057
  4. Weisberg, R. W. (2015). Toward an integrated theory of insight in problem solving. Thinking & Reasoning, 21(1), 5-39. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/13546783.2014.886625
  5. Zhang, T., Gino, F., & Margolis, J. (2018). Does Could Lead to Good? On the Road to Moral Insight. Academy of Management Journal, 61(3), 857-895. https://journals.aom.org/doi/abs/10.5465/amj.2014.0839

Other-Praising Emotions

  1. Algoe, S. B., & Haidt, J. (2009). Witnessing excellence in action: The ‘other-praising’emotions of elevation, gratitude, and admiration. The Journal of Positive Psychology, 4(2), 105-127. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/17439760802650519
  2. Conger, J. A., Kanungo, R. N., & Menon, S. T. (2000). Charismatic leadership and follower effects. Journal of Organizational Behavior, 21(7), 747-767. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1002/1099-1379(200011)21:7%3C747::AID-JOB46%3E3.0.CO;2-J?casa_token=ALOS8QwOMXYAAAAA:pRdPaURbFt0rXb9xNg4LohY0AYPOCjmFJ3vCAWI44T_lIKJICVXrSUq4rH3hDt1wOOjzkRfddoXQEOk
  3. Haidt, J. (2000). The positive emotion of elevation. Prevention and Treatment, 3(3), online. https://psycnet.apa.org/fulltext/2000-03082-003.html
  4. Joshi, A., Lazarova, M. B., & Liao, H. (2009). Getting everyone on board: The role of inspirational leadership in geographically dispersed teams. Organization Science, 20(1), 240-252. https://pubsonline.informs.org/doi/abs/10.1287/Orsc.1080.0383?casa_token=qU6AY9ch6lcAAAAA:3LNeMzG3f_FmhZx7XxrmDcmwn1_RC61u_tmYhAT3uWu2dFY1RG8XXz0zvHIIMPcVW5-34LL6G_3N
  5. Keltner, D., & Haidt, J. (2003). Approaching awe, a moral, spiritual, and aesthetic emotion. Cognition and Emotion, 17, 297–314. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/02699930302297
  6. Vianello, M., Galliani, E. M., & Haidt, J. (2010). Elevation at work: The effects of leaders’ moral excellence. The Journal of Positive Psychology, 5(5), 390-411. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/17439760.2010.516764
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