Cognitive Science · Evolutionary Psychology · Psychology

The Psychologists Take Power

This is a about an article by Tamsin Shaw that appeared in the February 25, 2016 issue of The New York Review of Books.  The title of the article is The Psychologists Take Power. The article is about the rash of important books by the new psychologists, the so-called Evolutionary Psychologists or behavioral biologists or several…… Continue reading The Psychologists Take Power

Evolutionary Psychology · Psychology

“Invisible Manipulators of your mind”

This is a summary of a very good essay by Tamsin Shaw that was originally published in the April 20, 2017 edition of the New York Review of Books.  Here is a link to the original article. The essay begins as a review of The Undoing Project: A Friendship that Changed our Minds.  This book is a…… Continue reading “Invisible Manipulators of your mind”