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The Rationalist Delusion by Jonathan Haidt

5:30 When you lose your emotion areas you don’t become hyper rational but you become unable to think.

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Three things that changed the world for girls

How can we explain what has blown up campuses in recent years as it especially pertains to girls. The loss of unsupervised play The ubiquity of social media (see Reputation Savaging) The political polarization and the purification of our institutions … Continue reading

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Nicki Crick Reputation Savaging

Women are just as aggressive as men but they express it in different ways. http://www.startribune.com/nicki-crick-u-expert-on-female-aggression/176518711/

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Jordan Peterson and Jonathan Haidt

32:30 Humans are ultra-social apes. We evolved to have these low level animistic religions. That’s what we’re designed for. As individuals we’re stupid, tribal creatures with post-hoc reasoning. But when we get together the whole can be vastly smarter than … Continue reading

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Class Divide Fuels Political Divide

.@Edsall is so helpful for understanding our growing class divide, which now drives our politics: https://t.co/nFpZSR6Ztt pic.twitter.com/xiqizbjopB — Jonathan Haidt (@JonHaidt) July 21, 2017

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Tim Keller and Jonathan Haidt on Veritas Forum

There is a wealth of great points in this video that you can mine especially from Keller’s points. Before Charles Taylor’s work became so popular Keller was aware of it and I remember in one recording Keller making an off-handed … Continue reading

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Tyler Cowen interviews Jonathan Haidt

Medium HT.Dreher Things that clearly involve harm, violations of rights, there are certain things that are predisposed to be moralized, but the genius of human beings is because we’re so tribal, we can moralize anything that gets tabbed as being … Continue reading

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