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Boston College

Liane Young, Boston College

Caption: Getting people to think about morality as a matter of objective facts rather than subjective preferences may lead to improved moral behavior, Liane Young, Boston College, psychology professor and researcher reports in the Journal of Experimental Social Psychology.

Credit: Lee Pellegrini

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