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An interesting interview with the members of our lab in ‘Polityka’. Małgorzata Kossowska, Gabriela Czarnek, and Paulina Szwed talk about their research on the relations between political views, education, and climate change beliefs as well as knowledge formation and political … Continued
Given the high level of political polarization, it is important to understand how ideology might affect empathy toward political opponents. In the research by Samantha Stevens, Carl Jago, Katarzyna Jasko from CSCS, and Gail Heyman, participants read about a hypothetical … Continued
We are proud to share that Ewa Szumowska from our lab received the OPUS grant from the National Science Centre! The project is titled ‘Balance Model of Goal Switching: From Multitasking to Extremism’ and you may read its description in … Continued
We are very proud to share that our colleagues have just published a paper titled “Right-wing ideology reduces the effects of education on climate change beliefs in more developed countries” at Nature Climate Change! They analyzed the effects of education … Continued
We introduce an impressive dataset, co-authored by a member of our team, Joanna Grzymała-Moszczyńska. Scientists gathered information about strategies that 50+ countries developed in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The dataset is published under Scientific Data (Nature) and it is … Continued
What motivates prosocial behavior? – the answer to that question is not simple at all. Małgorzata Kossowska, Ewa Szumowska, Paulina Szwed, and Aneta Czernatowicz-Kukuczka from our team together with Arie Kruglanski shed some light on the issue in a paper … Continued
We are proud to share a new article by Ewa Szumowska (from our Centre) and Arie W. Kruglanski! In this article, the authors present a means-end perspective on curiosity. Specifically, they differentiate between curiosity as a motive/goal, which engenders various … Continued