The idea behind mailings is that the more we learn about a particular charity, the more likely we might be to give money to it—but sometimes the more we think we know about a cause the less generous we are. Read More
Ulterior Motives is about the interface between motivation and thinking. Your goals have a huge influence on your behavior. The active goals that you have also influence your emotions, which in turn affect your preferences and thinking. The beauty of this set of topics is that it ultimately covers just about every area within cognitive science.