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In our study, we asked these extreme altruists to read scenarios, some of which described people who were the target of harmful or callous behavior, and rate how much sympathy they felt.
In chapters two and three, the authors introduce their reader to the people that often become the altruists or donors seeking to help the less fortunate in a place like Malawi.
Group-selection theory goes further by claiming that natural selection has predisposed human individuals to sacrifice their own fitness for the good of their group regardless of whether the beneficiaries are among the altruist's genetic relations.
The radical altruists perceive themselves, or their Muslim community, as victims of Western oppression.
La mnemotecnia propuesta por Fieser [8] "All Altruists Gladly Make Gum In Gallon Tanks" es una frase que ha tenido gran aceptacion pero no relaciona de ninguna manera los nombres con sus estructuras.
Card-carrying altruists would approve of fines for tax dodgers or folks who sneak onto the subway, as psychological test-games have shown.
Not because the Albanian politicians were altruists who thought about the sensitivity or are so provident to predict the new trends but simply did not want the country to be recognized and identified according to only one nation.
In "Terrorism, Altruism, and Moral Certainty," the Afterword to my book Loving Life, which went to press shortly after the terrorist attacks of 9/11,1 explain that "Islamic terrorists are religious altruists: They selflessly commit human sacrifices for the sake of a supernatural 'other'--an alleged God." (1) A Muslim professor at the Islamic University in Gaza recently acknowledged this too.
Barring committed altruists, most people won't opt for a city requiring a huge personal commitment and considerable risk.
About 10 percent of nearly a thousand business students and business executives interviewed in Israel, The United States, Switzerland, Turkey and China, were "altruists"-that is, they said they were happy if a friend or family member made more money than they did.
They are not altruists. If we are strategic allies, we should act accordingly.
It is possible to explain where [MLS.sub.1] models go wrong when they treat collective fitness as a linear function of the number of altruists. The graphs that thus depict collective fitness in Kerr and Godfrey-Smith (2002, pp.