Research Shows Human Sense Of Fairness Evolved To Favor Long-Term Cooperation

Posted On September 18, 2014
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ATLANTA—The human response to unfairness evolved in order to support long-term cooperation, according to a research team from Georgia State University and Emory University.

Fairness is a social ideal that cannot be measured, so to understand the evolution of fairness in humans, Dr. Sarah Brosnan of Georgia State’s departments of Psychology and Philosophy, the Neuroscience… more »

Georgia State, 10 Other Universities Form Alliance To Help Students Earn Degrees

Posted On September 16, 2014
Categories Campus News

Washington D.C.–Georgia State University President Mark Becker announced Tuesday (Sept. 16) the formation of an 11-university alliance committed to increasing the numbers of low-income students who start and graduate from college.

Becker is vice chairman of the newly formed University Innovation Alliance, which has raised and will match $5.7 million to facilitate the sharing of… more »

Web-Based Training For College-Aged Men Tool To Reduce Sex Assaults, Study Shows

Posted On September 16, 2014
Categories Campus News

ATLANTA–Web-based training targeted at college-aged men is an effective tool for reducing the number of sexual assaults on U.S. campuses, according to a researcher in the School of Public Health at Georgia State University.

RealConsent program reduced sexually violent behavior and increased the likelihood a male student would intervene to prevent a sexual assault, said… more »

 
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