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Greene, J.D. (2013). Moral Tribes: Emotion, Reason, and the Gap between Us and Them. Penguin Press, New York.

Journal Articles

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Frankland, S.M., Greene, J.D. (submitted) 'Man bites dog' versus 'dog bites man': The representation of structured thoughts in left-mid superior temporal cortex.

Killingsworth, M.A., Stewart, L.E., Greene, J.D. (submitted) Is life worth living?: Measuring net happiness and its misperception.

Abe, N., Greene, J.D. (2014) Response to anticipated reward in the nucleus accumbens predicts behavior in an independent test of honesty. Journal of Neuroscience. 34(32), 10564-10572.  Download PDF

Greene, J.D. (2014) Beyond point-and-shoot morality: Why cognitive (neuro)science matters for ethics. Ethics, 124(4), 695-726.  Download PDF

Shariff, A.F., Greene, J.D., Karremans, J.C., Luguri, J., Clark, C.J., Schooler, J.W., Baumeister, R.F., Vohs, K.D. (2014 ePub) Free will and punishment: A mechanistic view of human nature reduces retribution. Psychological Science.  Download PDF

Shenhav, A., Greene, J.D. (2014) Integrative moral judgment: Dissociating the roles of the amygdala and the ventromedial prefrontal cortex. Journal of Neuroscience. 34(13), 4741-4749  Download PDF

*Rand, D.G., *Peysakhovich, A., Kraft-Todd, G.T., Newman, G.E., Wurzbacher, O., Nowak, M.A., Greene, J.D. (2014) Social heuristics shape intuitive cooperation. Nature Communications. Doi: 10.1038/ncomms4677

Paxton, J.M., Bruni, T., Greene, J.D. (in press). Are "counter-intuitive" deontological judgments really counter-intuitive?: An empirical reply to Kahane et al. (2012). Social, Cognitive, and Affective Neuroscience.  Download PDF

Rand, D.G., *Greene, J.D., *Nowak, M.A. (2012). Spontaneous giving and calculated greed. Nature, 489, 427-430.  Download PDF

Amit, E., and Greene, J.D. (2012). You see, the ends don't justify the means: Visual imagery and moral judgment. Psychological ScienceDownload PDF

Cushman, F.A., and Greene, J.D. (2012). Finding faults: How moral dilemmas illuminate cognitive structure. Social Neuroscience.  Download PDF

Baron, J., Ritov, I., and Greene, J.D. (2011 ePub). The duty to support nationalistic policies. Journal of Behavioral Decision MakingDownload PDF

Cushman, F.A., Murray, D., Gordon-McKeon, S., Wharton, S., Greene, J.D. (2011 ePub). Judgment before principle: Engagement of the frontoparietal control network in condemning harms of omission. Social, Cognitive, and Affective NeuroscienceDownload PDF

*Shenhav, A., *Rand, D.G., Greene, J.D. (2011 ePub). Divine intuition: Cogntive style influences belief in God. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General.  Download PDF

Paxton, J.M., Ungar, L., Greene, J.D., (2011 ePub). Reflection and reasoning in moral judgment. Cognitive ScienceDownload PDF

Shen, F.X., Hoffman, M.B., Jones, O.D., Greene, J.D., Marois, R. (2011). Sorting guilty minds. New York University Law Review, Vol. 80. PDF at SSRN

Greene, J.D., (2011). Morality and emotion: A tasting menu. Emotion Review. (Editor's introduction to special issue).  Download PDF

Shenhav, A., Greene, J.D. (2010). Moral judgments recruit domain-general valuation mechanisms to integrate representations of probability and magnitude. Neuron, 67, 667-677. Download PDF

Bazerman, M.H. and Greene, J.D. (2010). In favor of clear thinking: Incorporating moral rules into wise cost-benefit analysis. Perspectives on Psychological Science, 5(2), 209-212. Download PDF

Paxton, J.M., Greene, J.D., (2010). Moral reasoning: Hints and allegations. Topics in Cognitive Science. DOI: 10.1111/j.1756-8765.2010.01096.x Download PDF

Greene, J.D., Paxton, J.M. (2009) Patterns of neural activity associated with honest and dishonest moral decisions. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA, Vol. 106, No. 30, 12506-12511. Download PDF

Paharia, N., Kassam, K.S., Greene, J.D., Bazerman, M.H. (2009). Dirty work, clean hands: the moral psychology of indirect agency.  Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 109, 134-141. Download PDF

Greene, J.D., Cushman, F.A., Stewart. L.E., Lowenberg, K., Nystrom, L.E., and Cohen, J.D. (2009). Pushing moral buttons: The interaction between personal force and intention in moral judgment. Cognition, Vol. 111 (3), 364-371.  Download PDF  Supplementary Materials

Greene, J.D. (2009). Dual-process morality and the personal/impersonal distinction: A reply to McGuire, Langdon, Coltheart, and Mackenzie. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, Vol. 45 (3), 581-584.

Greene, J.D., Morelli, S.A., Lowenberg, K., Nystrom, L.E., Cohen, J.D. (2008). Cognitive load selectively interferes with utilitarian moral judgment. Cognition, Vol. 107, 1144-1154.  Download PDF  Supplementary Materials

Greene, J.D. (2007). Why are VMPFC patients more utilitarian?: A dual-process theory of moral judgment explains. Trends in Cognitive Sciences. Vol 11, No. 8, 322-323.  Download PDF

Greene, J.D., Nystrom, L.E., Engell, A.D., Darley, J.M., Cohen, J.D. (2004). The neural bases of cognitive conflict and control in moral judgment. Neuron, Vol. 44, 389-400.  Download PDF

Greene, J. D., Cohen J. D. (2004). For the law, neuroscience changes nothing and everything (reprinted in Law and the Brain, S Zeki and O Goodenough, Eds, Oxford University Press, New York). Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London B, (Special Issue on Law and the Brain), 359, 1775-17785 .  Download PDF

Greene, J.D. (2003). From neural "is" to moral "ought": what are the moral implications of neuroscientific moral psychology?. Nature Reviews Neuroscience, Vol. 4, 847-850.  Download PDF

Greene, J. and Haidt, J. (2002). How (and where) does moral judgment work?. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 6(12), 517-523.  Download PDF

Greene, J.D., Sommerville, R.B., Nystrom, L.E., Darley, J.M., & Cohen, J.D. (2001). An fMRI investigation of emotional engagement in moral Judgment. Science, Vol. 293, Sept. 14, 2001, 2105-2108.  Download PDF

Greene, J.D., Baron, J. (2001). Intuitions about declining marginal utility. Journal of Behavioral Decision Making, 14, 243-255.  Download PDF

Baron, J., Greene, J.D. (1996). Determinants of insensitivity to quantity in valuation of public goods. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied, 2, 107-125.  Download PDF

Book Chapters
Cushman, F.A., and Greene, J.D. (2012) The philosopher in the theater, in The social psychology of morality: Exploring the causes of good and evil M. Mikulincer, P.R. Shaver, Eds. APA Press.  Download PDF

Cushman, F., Young, L., Greene, J.D. (2010). Our mutli-system moral psychology. In The Oxford Handbook of Moral Psychology, J. Doris, G. Harman, S. Nichols, J. Prinz, W. Sinnott-Armstrong, S. Stich, Eds. Oxford University Press, Oxford.

Greene, J. D. (in press). Social neuroscience and the soul's last stand. In Social Neuroscience: Toward Understanding the Underpinnings of the Social Mind, A. Todorov, S. Fiske, and D. Prentice, Eds. Oxford University Press.  Download PDF

Greene, J.D. (2009). The cognitive neuroscience of moral judgment. In The Cognitive Neurosciences IV, M.S. Gazzaniga, Ed. MIT Press, Cambridge, MA.  Download PDF

Greene, J.D. (2009) Fruit flies of the moral mind. In What's Next: Dispatches from the Future of Science, M. Brockman, Ed., Vintage, New York.

Greene, J. D. (2007). The secret joke of Kant's soul. In Moral Psychology, Vol. 3: The Neuroscience of Morality: Emotion, Disease, and Development, W. Sinnott-Armstrong, Ed., MIT Press, Cambridge, MA.  Download PDF

McClure, S.M., Botvinick, M.M., Yeung, N., Greene, J.D., Cohen, J.D. (2007). Conflict monitoring in conflict-emotion competition. In Handbook of Emotion Regulation, J.J. Gross Ed., Guilford Pres, New York.

Greene, J. D., Cohen J. D. (2006). For the law, neuroscience changes nothing and everything. In Law and the Brain, S. Zeki and O. Goodenough, Eds., Oxford University Press, New York.  Download PDF

Greene, J. (2005). Emotion and cognition in moral judgment: evidence from neuroimaging. In Neurobiology of Human Values, J.P. Changeux, A.R. Damasio, W. Singer, and Y. Christen, Eds., Springer-Verlag, Berlin.

Greene, J. (2005). Cognitive neuroscience and the structure of the moral mind. In The Innate Mind: Structure and Contents, S. Laurence, P. Carruthers,. and S. Stich. Eds., Oxford University Press, New York.  Download PDF

Greene Dissertation (2002). The Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Truth About Morality and What To Do About It. Department of Philosophy, Princeton University. (advised by David Lewis and Gilbert Harman) Download PDF

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