Psychology is in crisis over whether it’s in crisis
- March 3, 2016
- Joachim Vandekerckhove, cognitive sciences assistant professor, is quoted in Wired March 3, 2016
“I don’t care that … in your lab, when the temperature is exactly 69 degrees, and it is high noon on the fifth Wednesday of the month, that such and such will happen,” says Joachim Vandekerckhove, a cognitive scientist at UC Irvine. “That is not interesting.” What is interesting is distilling the essence of human behavior down to first principles.
For the full story, please visit http://www.wired.com/2016/03/psychology-crisis-whether-crisis/.