Money. the foundation of all evil? Arguably. necessary to our lives? definitely. a chief driving force of human suggestion, emotion, and motion? Absolutely--and psychology and its similar fields are becoming towards knowing its complicated position in human habit and in society.
The mental technology of Money brings jointly vintage and present findings at the myriad methods funds impacts mind, brain, and behaviour to meet not just our wishes for fabric achieve, but in addition for autonomy and self worth. best specialists hint the hyperlinks among early techniques of worth and sleek symbolic meanings of wealth, as well as selecting the components of the human mind that jointly act as its monetary middle. This cross-disciplinary research is helping make clear the neuroscience in the back of pathological playing, the severe function of time in monetary judgements, and the influence of cash on diversified own actions and interpersonal relationships. integrated within the coverage:
- Materiality, image, and complexity within the anthropology of money.
- The (relative and absolute) subjective price of money.
- Conscious and subconscious impacts of cash: sides of a similar coin?
- A life-course method of facing financial earnings and losses
- Motivation and cognitive keep watch over: past financial incentives.
The particular role of funds in society makes The mental technological know-how of Money a singularly attention-grabbing source with a large viewers between social psychologists, commercial and organizational psychologists, economists, sociologists, anthropologists, and public policymakers.
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