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Memories of Unethical Actions Fade Faster

New research demonstrates that people’s memories of their unethical behavior become less clear, less detailed, and less vivid over time compared to other memories. ... More>

Religion Past and Present

0:13 – How Religions Became Moral and Spiritual – Pascal R. Boyer, Washington University in St. Louis 15:17 – I’m Learning (,) God: Spirituality and Religion in African American Life […]... More>

How Caffeine Can Keep You Honest

Providing sleep-deprived people with a jolt of caffeine may help inhibit unethical behavior, an experiment indicates. ... More>

Student Notebook

Research Ethics at the Graduate Level

I followed the plight of Michael LaCour, a University of California, Los Angeles, graduate student in the political science department, almost obsessively. I first heard of LaCour’s research on one […]... More>

Terrorism Temporarily Turns Leftists Rightward