Since we're in the topic of free will and the attributions of free will to agents, I was wondering whether people will ever be able to attribute will and moral responsibility to machines. A recent article by the New Yorker "Moral Machines" was the... Read More | Share it now!
Free will has up until quite recently been considered a philosophical issue. Some philosophers argued that free will exists, some argued that it doesn't, and work has mainly been focused on trying to better define what free will means and to... Read More | Share it now!
Ever since I began doing research in social psychology there were two very important issues I had to tackle - both answered with one simple solution - my own research Wiki. The first critical issue was organization. It became apparent very... Read More | Share it now!
Examples go a long way to make things clearer for the students. To liven things up in the class room and engage the students, it's helpful to actually have your students think up examples in class, write those on the board in brainstorming style and... Read More | Share it now!
Bringing real social psychology experiments into the classroom is one of the best ways of teaching psychology, but it's never easy, especially when you need to apply deception in the classroom. But, I was able to pull it... Read More | Share it now!
Teaching ethics is tricky. It's a highly complex topic and I've always debated with myself how to best approach this topic with under-grad students, especially when ethics isn't a main topic in the course and there's very limited time. Two of my... Read More | Share it now!
To start off a class about social psychology or management I believe the best way is to dive right in and demonstrate to the students just how fragile our mind is with some very basic optical illusions and irrationality biases. It's remarkable how easy... Read More | Share it now!
Inclass experiments are a great way to get students to learn about social psychology and management. Continuing my post series about social psychology inclass experiments, this next social psychology experiments is aimed at demonstrating the strong... Read More | Share it now!