Articles tagged with mind-and-psychology

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Merve Emre Deborah Chasman

The Myers-Briggs Bias: An Interview with Merve Emre

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David Auerbach

Through the experience of parenting his daughter, a software developer came to see Google and Facebook as the first digital children. 

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F. M. Kamm

What constitutes a good death? On end-of-life care and assisted suicide.

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Andrew Stark

Amos Tversky and Daniel Kahneman transformed how we think about economics and human behavior.

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Jesse Maceo Vega-Frey

Protest is not merely a matter of personal awakening, but of organizing and mobilizing the power needed to change social relations.

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Heather Treseler

A stunning trove of letters from Elizabeth Bishop to her therapist sheds light on the personal secrets that shaped her poetry.

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Claude S. Fischer

A bad environment can worsen the life chances not only of a child, but that of the child’s child.

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Claude S. Fischer

Do they affect individuals and societies more or less than do material circumstances such as economic incentives, physical constraints, and military force?

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Claude S. Fischer

How egoism can also lead to self-defeating self-blame.

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Anne Fausto-Sterling

Brain images are ubiquitous and compelling, but the science behind them is not.