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Studying the foundations of politics with Quentin Atkinson: 2 positions (PhD students)
The University of Auckland advertises two new fully funded PhD studentships examining how culture and cognition shape human political belief and behaviour. Closing date: 15th December 2017. ...
Are liberals too dumb to understand this? Virtue signaling in the age of outrage advertising
Can teleology explain why very young children help a mistaken agent?
Communication, Culture, and Cognition in Seville, May 2-4, 2018
What it took for break-up songs to become cultural items
Some of the skills you develop as a PhD student were not on the program. Now two years into my PhD, I realize that I have become much better at composing nice playlists, and in particular break-up songs playlists. Admittedly, this is not what I thought I’d get good at, but, well, it still counts as a skill or knowledge of some sort, and I enjoy my newly-won status of information-provider. After years been given advice about music by others, ending up in the position of the adviser feels like an achievement....