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January 2019

Fostering Sustainable Environmental Change: Insights from our evolved psychological biases

31 January, 2019
6:30 pm
- 8:00 pm
The HEAD Foundation, 20 Upper Circular Road The Riverwalk #02-21 058416 Singapore + Google Map

It is widely agreed by scientists and policymakers that humans must reduce their impact on the natural environment and adopt a more sustainable lifestyle. In this talk, Prof van Vugt will propose that an improved understanding of human psychology can help to improve programmes and policies to address environmental problems. Combining theories and findings from evolutionary biology and social psychology, he will argue that environmental problems are often caused or exacerbated by at least five evolutionarily adaptive psychological biases that…

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