The “Six” Pillars of Morality
Necessity of thriving, surviving and reproducing =>
necessity of cooperation and interdependence =>
All eight can be seen as families of primary values.
Primary values fall into two categories:
7 and 8 are therefore both moral (concerning benefit/harm and fairness) and conventional
(group-oriented) families of values. 7 and 8 are related but distinct.
See also: Moral Universals (Brights)
Haidt, Jonathan – “The Righteous Mind – why good people are divided by politics and
Tomasello, Michael – “A Natural History of Human Morality”
Wikipedia: “Moral Foundations Theory”