Politics

Essential Reads: Editor's Picks

Politics Blogs

  • Caveman Politics

    How evolution impacts politics.
  • Roy Eidelson, Ph.D.

    Dangerous Ideas

    How our core beliefs promote and prevent progressive change
  • Dominic Packer, Ph.D.

    It's a Group Life

    The Science of Social Influence and Change
  • Dinesh Sharma, Ph.D.

    Leaders in the Making

    Examining the path to leadership
  • Peter Ubel, M.D.

    Scientocracy

    Why psychological science is relevant to policy debates—and what policies might look like if they were better aligned with human nature
  • SPSSI

    Sound Science, Sound Policy

    Psychological Insights on Social Issues
  • The Guest Room

    Reports and responses from guest bloggers.
  • Jason Weeden, Ph.D.

    The Hidden Agenda of the Political Mind

    How self-interest shapes our opinions and why we won’t admit it
  • Mark Whitehead

    The Psychological State

    The new science of public policy
  • Fathali M. Moghaddam, Ph.D.

    The Psychology of Dictatorship

    Can psychology deliver us from the Hitlers of the world?
  • Ulrich Boser

    The Social Trust

    A look at the social issues that matter, from public education to social trust, from criminal justice to economic inequality

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