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Minimizing Belief in Free Will May Lessen Support for Criminal Punishment

Exposure to information that diminishes will, including brain-based accounts of behavior, seems to decrease people’s support for retributive punishment. ... More>


Serving Your Subordinates

A servant leadership philosophy is increasingly being embraced in the professional world as organizations adopt people-centered management practices. ... More>


When We Use Fate As A Scapegoat


Belief in Fate: A Way to Avoid Making Tough Decisions?


When Faced With a Hard Decision, People Tend to Blame Fate

Difficult decisions tend to make us feel stressed and uncomfortable. New research suggests that we deal with such difficult decisions by shifting responsibility for the decision to fate. ... More>