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Who Are You? Identity and Dementia

Phineas Gage is arguably the most famous case study in the history of neuroscience. Gage was a railroad worker who in the autumn of 1848 was helping to prepare a […]... More>

This Is Why You Feel Dirty After A Bad Day At The Office

Hiding Your True Colors May Make You Feel Morally Tainted

Our drive for authenticity may be so fundamental that we actually feel immoral and impure when we violate our true sense of self. ... More>

CEOs Perceived as Moral Rally More Support

When proposing a new policy, CEOs appeared more conscientious and garnered more support for their position when using moral, rather than pragmatic, justifications. ... More>

Fair Is Fair, But Not Everywhere

Imagine this scenario: Two commercial fishermen head out to sea at the break of dawn, and spend the next ten hours hauling in the day’s catch. When they wearily return […]... More>