American Politics Needs a Shrink. Are Political Psychologists Up to It?

How an obscure interdisciplinary field holds the key to understanding our times

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“How can they think that way?” “Can’t they see what is going on?”

These thoughts may cross your mind scrolling through the news in our current political environment.



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