Book Chapter

Applying Neuroscience to Business Ethics

Filomena Sabatella, Nicola M Pless, Thomas Maak

CAMBRIDGE HANDBOOK OF RESEARCH APPROACHES TO BUSINESS ETHICS AND CORPORATE RESPONSIBILITY | CAMBRIDGE UNIV PRESS | Published : 2017

Abstract

Introduction Understanding the mind has always been one of the main interests of humanity. Over the past decades, there has been a surge of interest in the human brain, especially in decision making and behavior. The developments of neuroimaging technologies have allowed researchers to measure brain patterns as individuals feel and think. Building on early structural imaging technologies such as computer tomography (CT) or magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), which can only provide structural information about the brain, a variety of functional imaging technologies have been introduced. Among these technologies, the functional magnet resonance imaging (fMRI) has boosted the advance of neuroscie..

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