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
Date 2020-06-04
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article

Format application/pdf
Source Open Science Journal; Vol 5, No 2 (2020): Open Science Journal
Language eng
Rights Copyright (c) 2020 Open Science Journal

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