Anger shares a link with deception. Researchers recently investigated how anger can impact ethical decision making. Their laboratory research study investigated how feeling incidental anger, i.e. anger provoked from an unrelated source, can promote deception. Their study also considered how empathy plays a role in the link between anger and ethical decision making.
Anger ranks […]
The topic ostracism, a generally very destructive and negative social relationship behavior which involves a source ignoring and excluding a target, and its subtopics, occupies the top tier of post visits and overall popularity on Psycholawlogy. This post collects some prior posts about this popular topic from this blog, and provides a convenient “links […]
Lawyers, judges, and legal leaders, is the legal profession an “ethical sinkhole”? Applying the discussion offered below about far-reaching findings from a recent first of its kind empirical research study to the legal realm, the word “yes” easily answers the question.
Numerous legal publications, academic commentaries, and reports from lawyer assistance programs document that […]
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