Articles tagged with mind-and-psychology

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Cass Sunstein

Emerging technologies increase people’s ability to wall themselves off from topics and opinions that they would prefer to avoid, creating serious dangers.

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Alan A. Stone

If there is a moral limit to artistic license, director Alice Winocour has gone beyond it in Augustine.

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Claude S. Fischer

The success of humanitarian appeals  is not a given of human nature. They work because we have come to sympathize with the suffering of others, distant and alien.

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Barbara H. Fried

The philosophy of personal responsibility has ruined criminal justice and economic policy. It’s time to move past blame.

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Claude S. Fischer

The decades-long rise in IQs suggests that intelligence is not biologically fixed.

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Alan A. Stone

Paul Thomas Anderson’s The Master. 

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Hal Stucker

The gun in my pocket was a declaration that the city had broken the social contract.

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Claude S. Fischer

Does e-dating undermine our commitment to any one person?

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Claude S. Fischer

Should economists be studying happiness?