This edition: Moral Tribes: Emotion, Reason, And The Gap Between
Original tape date: November 1, 2013.
First aired: January 6, 2014.
How do human beings make moral decisions? Sometimes we go with our emotions and "think fast" and sometimes we use reason and "think slow." Neuroscientist Joshua Greene's research shows that for problems within small groups, its best to think fast. But for global problems between larger groups, we need to learn to think slow.
Joshua Greene Neuroscientist