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User Review  - aitastaes - LibraryThing

In The Righteous Mind, psychologist Jonathan Haidt answers some of the most compelling questions about human relationships: Why can it sometimes feel as though half the population is living in a ... Read full review

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User Review  - GShuk - LibraryThing

This is a 5 star because of the new ideas (to me) he presents on morals and how they play out in religion and politics. It was slow in parts and more studies than I care to listen to, however it flowed good enough and the insights make this a must read. Read full review

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User Review  - ritaer - LibraryThing

This is an important book, especially for those who consider themselves liberal or progressive. It is essential to learn to understand why people take the positions that they do on political and moral ... Read full review

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User Review  - fingerpost - LibraryThing

Haidt goes into detail explaining why liberals think as they do, and why conservatives think as they do. He argues (convincingly to me) that both sides of our American political/religious spectrum ... Read full review

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User Review  - Scarchin - LibraryThing

This is one of the most important books of our time. Haidt goes into great detail to explain the evolutionary origins behind human habits and thinking that lead to discord and disagreement. Although ... Read full review

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User Review  - lmcalister - LibraryThing

I hope more people read this book so we can try to understand each other and work together. Found it very enlightening. It also helped me understand why lower & middle class people can support the ... Read full review

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User Review  - br77rino - LibraryThing

This is a great book that culls the best from philosophy, psychology, sociology, political science and anthropology, to come up with a truly original and truly scientific take on morality and politics ... Read full review

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User Review  - gbsallery - LibraryThing

This book was, for me, enlightening. Covering with broad sweeps (and fascinating detail) the latest thinking in moral psychology from an evolutionary perspective, Haidt proposes a theory of Moral ... Read full review

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User Review  - maryroberta - LibraryThing

Outstanding! A bit over-stated at times, but on the whole a fascinating read. Read full review

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User Review  - LauraJHolt - LibraryThing

This book provided me with insight into my own thinking and more understanding of why others make different decisions. Read full review


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