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
  • Dangerous Minds

    Understanding the motives and methods of terrorists.
  • Politics on the Couch

    The Psychology of Leaders and Voters
  • John R. Hibbing, Ph.D.


    Liberals, conservatives, and the biology of political differences
  • Peter Ubel, M.D.


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

    The Biographer As Shrink

    Exploring the life patterns and relationships of leaders and outliers
  • The Guest Room

    Reports and responses from guest bloggers.
  • Mark Whitehead

    The Psychological State

    The new science of public policy
  • Turning Point

    Transforming problems into opportunities.

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