moral judgements

Posted by colby

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2010/03/100329152516.htm

In the new study, the researchers disrupted activity in the right TPJ by inducing a current in the brain using a magnetic field applied to the scalp. They found that the subjects' ability to make moral judgments that require an understanding of other people's intentions -- for example, a failed murder attempt -- was impaired.