Why Are Prejudice and Conflict So Common?
Lecture no. 20 from the course: Understanding the Mysteries of Human Behavior
Taught by Professor Mark Leary | 29 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course
If most of us think of humanity as good, fair, and peace-loving, then why is there so much conflict and prejudice out there? Tapping into a series of intriguing studies and experiments, Professor Leary reveals the roots of our behavioral tendency to view the world in an “Us versus Them” context.