Values in adulthood rarely change. But major events, like wars — and pandemics — can shift our priorities.
Different people and groups have differing, and often opposing, goals that they value differently. That makes public discussion, compromise and agreement difficult.
Religion affects how people regard qualities like benevolence, kindness, conformity and fairness even after they stop practicing religion.
After more than a year of idealizing life without COVID-19, people are starting to reenter 'normal' life. Clinical psychology provides guidance on how to prepare for your post-pandemic reboot.
Donald Trump's ticket to the White House was a coarse version of populism. Will his successors in the GOP be different – or simply present a more polished version of his antagonistic rhetoric?
The word 'values' was seldom used in Australian diplomacy in recent decades, but has slowly become more prevalent as Canberra has sought to counter China's influence in the region.
When you ask Americans what the word 'science' brings to mind, a majority respond 'hope.' Using this built-in brand can help communicate important science messages.
Two economists argue that people who believe the economy will turn around quickly have more incentive to quarantine.
It's a good time to reflect on what we expect of each other and our leaders.
Doctors are being forced to make difficult choices regarding who gets ventilators in this pandemic. An expert argues why this has parallels with choices soldiers have to make during wartime.
Some climate scientists have spoken out about the dangers of climate change. But a new study shows those voices may not be very influential.
Climate change isn't just a technical challenge – it also involves ethics, social justice and cultural values. Insights from literature, philosophy and other humanities can produce better solutions.
Sen. Mitt Romney of Utah is one of the very few GOP critics of President Trump's character and leadership. Why has he staked out this lonely position? His Mormon faith.
When people talk about values what do they really mean?
Science isn't cold, hard facts uncovered by emotionless robots. Acknowledging how and where values play a role promotes a more realistic view and can advance science's reputation for reliability.
What makes for a thriving nation and happy citizens? Values. A nation's institutions need people with supporting underlying values to perform at their best.
A new accounting system that goes beyond the capitalist understanding of value is bubbling under and could topple capitalism itself.
Employees increasingly want jobs that they care about and find fulfilling. Buddhism can help companies make this a reality.
Trump's reaction to the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, prompted business leaders to sever ties with two White House councils.
Data show that many people who consider themselves ‘global citizens’ also harbor strong national sentiments. The two aren’t mutually exclusive.