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Tribal Wisdom in Modern Times
American Magazine, by Michael M. Rosen

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Posted By:eagleblurst, 3/19/2014 9:17:49 AM

Tribal warfare, broadly construed, has afflicted human existence since the beginning of recorded time. Figuring out how to resolve conflict among conflicting groups — be they actual warring tribesmen, geopolitical rivals, partisan adversaries, or cultural warriors — can rightly be described as the key challenge facing social scientists, both in theory and in practice. In his engaging, persuasive book Moral Tribes: Emotion, Reason, and the Gap Between Us and Them, Joshua Greene, a cognitive psychology professor and the director of Harvard’s Moral Cognition Laboratory, grapples with some of the thorniest socio-moral questions ever to have bedeviled political philosophers...

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: mickturn, 3/19/2014 10:58:18 AM     (No. 9775054)

Yea, right, we have become SO SO sophisticated...instead of the strong killing all the weak we now have a perverted system of go along to get along.

That is where Progressives have the upper hand...it´s all about the gab and control.

Maybe going back to tribal rules for a while to clean up the infestation in our culture would be a great start!

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