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  1. Duke Selects 'Fun Home' as Class of 2019 Summer Reading BookRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 1 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Light we Cannot See," Anthony Doerr a "It Happened on the Way to War," Rye Barcott a "Red," John Logan a "The Righteous Mind: Why Good People are Divided by Politics ad Religion," Jonathan Haidt a "The Shallows: What the Internet is Doing to our ...

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  2. Atheists' self-defeating superiority: Why joining forces with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Salon

    ... tribalism. Human beings come by it honestly. As social psychologist Jonathan Haidt observed in his book " The Righteous Mind ," "our ancestors faced the adaptive challenge of forming and maintaining coalitions that could fend off challenges and ...

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  3. Jonathan Haidt: Man on a missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | The Star Online

    ... your career digging into the foundations of the moral mind. In the introduction to his 2012 bestseller The Righteous Mind (in which he tackles the grand question of why people are divided by politics and religion), he confesses he wished for world ...

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  4. If you're for the little guy, you should be a conservativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | Washington Examiner

    ... malevolent philosophy. We are dealing here with psychology rather than economics. In his seminal book, The Righteous Mind , social psychologist Jonathan Haidt showed that political convictions are, in large part, a rationalization of personality ...

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  5. Homeland Security and the Delusion of Reason: Part 1Read the original story

    Mar 10, 2015 | Homeland Security Watch

    ... being to the general argument about the "rationalist delusion" developed by Jonathan Haidt in his book The Righteous Mind . (The excerpts come from pages 103-108.) A delusion is "a false conception and persistent belief unconquerable by reason in ...

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  6. The right has f***ked up minds: Meet the researcher who terrifies GOP CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Salon

    ... theory," and most closely associated with psychologist Jonathan Haidt, and popularized in his book "The Righteous Mind," it argued that a too-narrow focus on concerns of fairness and care/harm avoidance had diminished researchers' appreciation for ...

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  7. Covenant & Conversation: The Ethic of HolinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... the field of moral psychology. Our starting point is American psychologist Jonathan Haidt and his book, The Righteous Mind . Haidt makes the point that in contemporary secular societies our range of moral sensibilities has become very narrow. He ...

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  8. on Public Discourse, Self-Righteousness, and Regaining CivityRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Schools Matter

    ... in our increasingly partisan and uncivil society? I thought I knew. Then I read Jonathan Haidt's book: The Righteous Mind: Why Good People Are Divided by Politics And Religion . In a nutshell, actually nine nutshells, here is what I believe can be ...

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  9. On Reading Scripture and Being HumanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Times & Seasons

    ... us from other animals, consider this simple observation from Tomasello (quoted by Jonathan Haidt in The Righteous Mind ): "It is inconceivable that you would ever see two chimpanzees carrying a log together." No matter how individually clever ...

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  10. Who Would Jesus Torture?By Jay MichaelsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | The Daily Beast

    ... he calls "social intuitionism." He is not an obscure intellectual. He has a bestselling book called The Righteous Mind , an accompanying TED talk, and anointment by the upper crust as Someone To Listen To. This can make his ideas a little annoying. ...

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  11. Covenant Presbyterian Church Begins Three-Month Series of Adult...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... classes meet at 9:30 a.m. in the chapel each Sunday through March 29. "We will use Jonathan Haidt's book, The Righteous Mind, in our class, but although I'm encouraging students to purchase the book, it is not necessary for participation," said Dr. ...

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  12. Great Speeches And Interviews: United We Stand, Divided We Fall, Segment 1Read the original story

    Dec 4, 2014 | A-Infos Radio Project

    ... been challenged by his own studies. Jonathan talks with Krista Tippett. Jonathan Haidt is the author of "The Righteous Mind: Why Good People are Divided by Politics and Religion." Jonathan is Professor of Ethical Leadership at The Stern School of ...

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  13. Off-Broadway Musical Rap Guide to Religion Extends Through Dec 13, Adds TalkbacksRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and Sunday, December 13 will feature Jonathan Haidt, the author of the New York Times bestseller "The Righteous Mind: Why Good People are Divided by Politics and Religion". Baba Brinkman is an award winning Canadian rap artist, and playwright. He is ...

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  14. A disagreeable state: Can Wisconsin citizens be civil again?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... who teaches ethical leadership at the Stern School of Business at New York University and the author of "The Righteous Mind: Why Good People are Divided by Politics and Religion." Before I get to his ideas, though, it's important to understand the ...

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  15. Rumor Has ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Slate Magazine

    ... bad the people who asked you to join haven't pulled her aside, but you need to. First buy her the book The Righteous Mind: Why Good People are Divided by Politics and Religion by Jonathan Haidt. Hand it to her and say since you're both in a book ...

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  16. The Power Line 100: The Commanding HaidtRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Power Line

    I tended to let the Power Line 100 Best Professors in America series go dormant last academic year while I served out my time as an inmate at the University of Colorado at Boulder, and it is past time to bring it back. And who better to inaugurate the revival of this series than NYU's Jonathan Haidt, author of The Righteous Mind .

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  17. Why We are DifferentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... has begun providing some answers. Research, based on hard science, not philosophical speculation, such as The Righteous Mind by Jonathan Haidt, Liberals, Conservatives, and the Biology of Political Differences, by John R. Hibbing, Kevin B. Smith, ...

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  18. Jonathan Haidt on Psychology and PoliticsRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2014 | The Volokh Conspiracy

    A little while back I read Jonathan Haidt's book The Righteous Mind: Why Good People are Divided by Politics and Religion and had the opportunity to meet him and hear him speak at a book party in NYC. I've been meaning to say a few things about it and the recent appearance of a piece by Haidt in Time magazine prompts it, an article and a quiz that illustrates his points.

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  19. In a divided society, the choice of silence is ours to makeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2014 | South China Morning Post

    ... I believe these aren't necessarily mutually exclusive. This is not a dilemma. Jonathan Haidt, author of The Righteous Mind: Why Good People are Divided by Politics and Religion , sees the seemingly opposed forces we struggle with to be more "yin and ...

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  20. In a divided society, the choice of silence is ours to makeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2014 | South China Morning Post

    ... I believe these aren't necessarily mutually exclusive. This is not a dilemma. Jonathan Haidt, author of The Righteous Mind: Why Good People are Divided by Politics and Religion , sees the seemingly opposed forces we struggle with to be more "yin and ...

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