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‘Destructive’ social media cancel culture making people ‘afraid to speak up,’ harming ‘our institutions’ says Jonathan Haidt

John Solomon Reports - May 04, 2022 20:35 - 34 minutes ★★★★★ - 4.8K ratings
Jonathan Haidt, social psychologist at the NYU’s Stern School of Business and author of an extraordinary article, “Why the Past 10 years of American Life Have Been Uniquely Stupid”. The psychologist discusses the political strife of cancel culture and how it has become exasperated by so...

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Amanpour: Kay Bailey Hutchison, Michael Lewis and Jonathan Haidt

Amanpour - December 04, 2019 20:03 - 56 minutes ★★★★ - 475 ratings
Kay Bailey Hutchison, U.S. Ambassador to NATO, joins Christiane Amanpour to discuss the key developments and dramas to come out of the NATO summit in London. Michael Lewis, author of "Fifth Risk" and "The Big Short," digs down into the political crisis unfolding on Capitol Hill, as the House Judi...

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Ep. 67: Dr. Jonathan Haidt — How to Correct the Great Untruths That Are Harming Young People

Think Act Be Podcast - November 27, 2019 11:30 - 52 minutes ★★★★★ - 55 ratings
My guest this week is professor and author Dr. Jonathan Haidt. We focused on Jon’s recent book, The Coddling of the American Mind: How Good Intentions and Bad Ideas Are Setting Up a Generation for Failure, co-written with Greg Lukianoff. It aims to track down the cause of two parallel trends amo...

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23: Antifragility, Gut Feelings, and the Myth of Pure Evil (with Jonathan Haidt)

On Wisdom - November 04, 2019 10:00 - 57 minutes ★★★★★ - 11 ratings
Does that which doesn’t kill you make you weaker? Should we always follow our emotions? Is life a battle between good people and bad people? And critically, what might the adoption of these three popular, but unwise, ideas be doing to a rising generation of young adults? Jonathan Haidt joins Igor...

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Jonathan Haidt, "The Coddling of the American Mind: How Good Intentions and Bad Ideas are Setting Up a Generation for Failure" (Penguin, 2018)

New Books in Education - October 28, 2019 08:00 - 47 minutes ★★★★★ - 11 ratings
We say on this show all the time that democracy is hard work. But what does that really mean? What it is about our dispositions that makes it so hard to see eye to eye and come together for the greater good? And why, despite all that, do we feel compelled to do it anyway? Jonathan Haidt is the pe...

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Jonathan Haidt, "The Coddling of the American Mind: How Good Intentions and Bad Ideas are Setting Up a Generation for Failure" (Penguin, 2018)

New Books in American Studies - October 28, 2019 08:00 - 47 minutes ★★★★ - 20 ratings
We say on this show all the time that democracy is hard work. But what does that really mean? What it is about our dispositions that makes it so hard to see eye to eye and come together for the greater good? And why, despite all that, do we feel compelled to do it anyway? Jonathan Haidt is the pe...

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Jonathan Haidt, "The Coddling of the American Mind: How Good Intentions and Bad Ideas are Setting Up a Generation for Failure" (Penguin, 2018)

New Books in Politics and Polemics - October 28, 2019 08:00 - 47 minutes ★★★★★ - 4 ratings
We say on this show all the time that democracy is hard work. But what does that really mean? What it is about our dispositions that makes it so hard to see eye to eye and come together for the greater good? And why, despite all that, do we feel compelled to do it anyway? Jonathan Haidt is the pe...

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Jonathan Haidt, "The Coddling of the American Mind: How Good Intentions and Bad Ideas are Setting Up a Generation for Failure" (Penguin, 2018)

New Books Network - October 28, 2019 08:00 - 47 minutes ★★★★ - 109 ratings
We say on this show all the time that democracy is hard work. But what does that really mean? What it is about our dispositions that makes it so hard to see eye to eye and come together for the greater good? And why, despite all that, do we feel compelled to do it anyway? Jonathan Haidt is the pe...

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JONATHAN HAIDT - CODDLING THE AMERICAN MIND: How We Raise A Generation To Fail

London Real - October 20, 2019 11:00 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 1.1K ratings
Watch the full episode for free here: https://londonreal.tv/e/jonathan-haidt/ Jonathan Haidt is the American social psychologist, author, and Professor of Ethical Leadership at New York University's Stern School of Business. His main areas of study are the psychology of morality and moral em...

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Ep 362 - Jonathan Haidt

Mixed Mental Arts - October 15, 2019 05:00 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 341 ratings
Although Bryan and Hunter talk about Jon Haidt all the time, this is actually only Jon's second appearance on the podcast. It was well worth the wait. Having read Jon's books many times and interviewed many of his peers, this podcast was a fantastic opportunity to get stuck in and re-examine the...

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On Happiness, Morality & Fragility | Jonathan Haidt

Good Life Project - October 08, 2019 04:00 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 2.6K ratings
Jonathan Haidt is a social psychologist and professor at New York University’s Stern School of Business (https://www.stern.nyu.edu/faculty/bio/jonathan-haidt) who researches the intuitive foundations of morality, and how morality varies across cultures –– including the cultures of progressive, c...

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Sept 2019 Meeting w/ Dr. Jonathan Haidt

Citizens' Climate Lobby - September 14, 2019 18:35 - 41 minutes ★★★★★ - 43 ratings
How did American politics get to be so dysfunctional? It has a lot to do with psychology, and our guest this month, Jonathan Haidt, will help us wrap our heads around this phenomenon. A Professor of Ethical Leadership at New York University Stern School of Business, he is the author of The Right...

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How To Be Happy #SANE with Jonathan Haidt & Jonathan Bailor

SANE Show: Eat More. Lose More. Smile More. with Jonathan Bailor - June 06, 2019 05:00 - 21 minutes ★★★★★ - 367 ratings
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The problem with safetyism, coddling, and the perils of trigger warnings with Jonathan Haidt

Better Than Yesterday, with Osher Günsberg - May 05, 2019 14:34 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 42 ratings
Jonathan Haidt is a Social psychologist at NYU-Stern. He’s the author of The Righteous Mind, and his latest book The Coddling of The American Mind.  We are a few weeks out from an election here in Australia so I couldn’t think of a better time to get someone on the show to help us explore how o...

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Jonathan Haidt on Why We're So Divided and What to Do About It

Clear+Vivid with Alan Alda - March 19, 2019 01:00 - 46 minutes ★★★★★ - 2.9K ratings
How do we get beyond Right versus Left, "Us" versus "Them," and even "Me" versus "You"? Jonathan Haidt has a few theories about this all too-familiar tribalism and the seemingly endless culture wars of our time. As someone who studies morality and emotion, Jonathan has deep insight into the mora...

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Are we raising a ‘snowflake’ generation? Jonathan Haidt & Andrew Wilson

Unbelievable? - January 11, 2019 17:28 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 1.7K ratings
Although he writes from a secular perspective, Jonathan Haidt’s books on moral psychology such as ‘The Righteous Mind’ have been praised by many evangelical Christians. His latest title is ‘The Coddling Of The American mind: How good intentions and bad ideas are setting up a generation for failu...

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Polarised: The psychology of tribalism, with Jonathan Haidt

RSA Podcasts - December 06, 2018 17:32 - 33 minutes ★★★★★ - 1 rating
Is tribalism an indelible part of human nature? And if it is, can we overcome it? Matthew Taylor speaks to moral psychologist Jonathan Haidt, author of The Righteous Mind and The Coddling of the American Mind. Plus, Ian and Matthew discuss the recent protests in France, and we ask why ...

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The psychology of tribalism, with Jonathan Haidt

Bridges to the Future - December 06, 2018 17:30 - 33 minutes ★★★★★ - 10 ratings
Is tribalism an indelible part of human nature? And if it is, can we overcome it? Matthew Taylor speaks to moral psychologist Jonathan Haidt, author of The Righteous Mind and The Coddling of the American Mind. Plus, Ian and Matthew discuss the recent protests in France, and we ask why the Briti...

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Experts on Expert with Dax Shepard - December 06, 2018 08:30 - 2 hours ★★★★★ - 3.2K ratings
Jonathan Haidt is an author, moral psychologist and Professor of Ethical Leadership at New York University's Stern School of Business. He sits down with the Armchair Expert to discuss moral panic on college campuses, the benefits of independence in childhood and the inherent difference in moral ...

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EXPERTS ON EXPERT: Jonathan Haidt

Armchair Expert Umbrella with Dax Shepard - December 06, 2018 08:30 - 2 hours ★★★★★ - 59.8K ratings
Jonathan Haidt is an author, moral psychologist and Professor of Ethical Leadership at New York University's Stern School of Business. He sits down with the Armchair Expert to discuss moral panic on college campuses, the benefits of independence in childhood and the inherent difference in moral ...

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#6 - Academic Mobbing with Jonathan Haidt, Bret Weinstein & Rebecca Tuvel

Wrongspeak - November 09, 2018 21:28 - 44 minutes ★★★★★ - 297 ratings
Debra speaks with three North American academics at the centre of debates about academic freedom and online mob behaviour: Jonathan Haidt is a moral psychologist, the co-founder of Heterodox Academy and the author, with Greg Lukianoff, of The Coddling of the American Mind; Bret Weinstein is an e...

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43. Dr. Jonathan Haidt — Coming Apart

The Michael Shermer Show - October 30, 2018 17:00 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 361 ratings
A lecture by and follow-up discussion with Jonathan Haidt about the excessive divisiveness of American politics and culture the past several years. Dr. Haidt visited the campus of Chapman University on October 18 on his book tour for The Coddling of the American Mind, about which Dr. Shermer tal...

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Ep. #477: Stormy Daniels, Jonathan Haidt

Real Time with Bill Maher - October 27, 2018 03:59 - 56 minutes ★★★★ - 14K ratings
Bill’s guests are Stormy Daniels, Jonathan Haidt, Max Boot, Anthony Scaramucci, Betsy Woodruff (Originally aired 10/26/18)

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The Coddling of the American Mind (with Jonathan Haidt and Greg Lukianoff)

Free Thoughts - October 05, 2018 04:15 - 48 minutes ★★★★★ - 272 ratings
America has roughly 4500 institutions of higher education. In a majority of those institutions, there aren’t any students shouting down, sometimes violently, guest speakers. These widely-publicized events tend to occur in left-leaning parts of the country, most notably the Northeast and the West...

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Slate Conversations - September 21, 2018 14:00 - 37 minutes ★★★★ - 179 ratings
Jonathan Haidt is a social psychologist whose new book is The Coddling of the American Mind: How Good Intentions and Bad Ideas Are Setting Up a Generation for Failure. He sits down with Isaac Chotiner to discuss whether young people are losing faith in the First Amendment, why he thinks identity ...

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I Have to Ask: Jonathan Haidt

Slate Daily Feed - September 21, 2018 14:00 - 37 minutes ★★★★ - 1K ratings
Jonathan Haidt is a social psychologist whose new book is The Coddling of the American Mind: How Good Intentions and Bad Ideas Are Setting Up a Generation for Failure. He sits down with Isaac Chotiner to discuss whether young people are losing faith in the First Amendment, why he thinks identity ...

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36. Dr. Jonathan Haidt — The Coddling of the American Mind: How Good Intentions and Bad Ideas are Setting Up a Generation for Failure

The Michael Shermer Show - September 05, 2018 02:00 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 361 ratings
In this fascinating dialogue Dr. Haidt and Dr. Shermer discuss what has been going wrong on many college campuses in the last few years. Speakers are shouted down. Students and professors say they are walking on eggshells and are afraid to speak honestly. Rates of anxiety, depression, and suicid...

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Jonathan Haidt | Trigger Warnings, Safe Spaces, and the Coddling of the American Mind

Hidden Forces - September 04, 2018 03:00 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 1.2K ratings
In Episode 58 of Hidden Forces, Demetri Kofinas speaks with Jonathan Haidt about how trigger warnings, safe spaces, and microaggressions are setting up the iGeneration for failure on America’s college campuses. In the Fall of 2013, the President of the Foundation for Individual Rights in Educa...

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An Interview with Yaron Brook: Kant, Objectivist Ethics, Reason & Jonathan Haidt

Yaron Brook Show - August 22, 2018 13:00 - 23 minutes ★★★★★ - 317 ratings
In this interview, Yaron Brook sits down with Jordan Alexander Hill, host of the Western Canon Podcast, to discuss Kant, Objectivist Ethics, Reason, and Jonathan Haidt. Production credit and a big THANK YOU to Jordan Alexander Hill.  To see more by Jordan Alexander Hill, visit https://westerncan...

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Ep 289 - Way Back Wednesday: Jonathan Haidt Enters The Dojo

Mixed Mental Arts - November 29, 2017 21:12 - 58 minutes ★★★★★ - 341 ratings
As a professor at the University of Virginia, Jonathan Haidt uses the scientific method to study human morality…which leads to asking people some pretty screwed up questions. On the show, Bryan, Jonathan and Hunter discuss everything from why Washington is broken to why 1% of men give the res...