Evolution of morality:

Large groups

Collective intentions, interdependence, inter-group conflict

 

Contents:

Inter-group competition

Large-scale coordination

Group-mindedness

Cultural conventions

Conformity

Social norms and self-governing

Moral anger and shame

Institutions, law enforcement and punishment

Organised religion

 

 

 

 

 

 

- in modern times, we may help perfect strangers from other groups because we temporarily make them “in-group” members