Tag: human behavior

Knowledge of Mental States and Behaviour: Insights From Heidegger and Others

Applying the methods of natural science to human activity is sometimes necessary, but it cannot enlighten us about the nature of that activity or the reasons that motivate and sustain it. Instead, insights must come from our own and others’ experiences.

“How the Science of Human Behavior is Beginning to Reshape the...

President Obama has made it a point of his administration to attempt to integrate the science of human behavior into smarter government policies. For example, understanding how we might act irrationally can inform policies about decisions made on the free market.