The Gilgamesh Effect: The ethical consequences of disconnection

Open Science Journal

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Field Value
 
Title The Gilgamesh Effect: The ethical consequences of disconnection
 
Creator Macdonald, Chris
 
Subject Psychology; Sociology; Communication Studies; Ethics;
Ethics, Psychology; Connection; Loneliness; Love; Human connection; Ethical decision-making; Social isolation; Priming; Individualism; Money;
 
Description A number of recent experiments have revealed that the mere thought of human connection can increase ethical-decision making whereas the thought of human disconnection can decrease ethical decision-making. This paper provides an appropriate name for the phenomenon, reviews the evidence, and highlights its relevance.
 
Publisher Open Science Journal
 
Contributor
 
Date 2020-06-04
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion

 
Format application/pdf
 
Identifier https://osjournal.org/ojs/index.php/OSJ/article/view/2316
10.23954/osj.v5i2.2316
 
Source Open Science Journal; Vol 5, No 2 (2020): Open Science Journal
2466-4308
 
Language eng
 
Relation https://osjournal.org/ojs/index.php/OSJ/article/view/2316/285
 
Rights Copyright (c) 2020 Open Science Journal
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0
 

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