Cam’s Reads: Dismay, Courage, and Sensory Feasts

What helps you understand your experience of the world? The behavioral sciences are one great way, but they’re not the only way. In the second installment of “Cam’s Reads,” I selected several pieces from the past month to help complement and expand upon our usual behavioral-science buffet. (Read last month’s here). Committing to Courage. By Eric Holthaus. Twitter. As students of behavioral science, we know that climate change is perhaps the wicked problem of our time. The problem is psychologically distant, incomprehensibly huge, and cognitively dissonant. In the face of such a problem, it’s easy to feel despair. ….[READ]