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A cooperative instinct

Gaechter, Simon

Authors

Simon Gaechter simon.gaechter@nottingham.ac.uk

Abstract

Acting on a gut feeling may sometimes lead to poor decisions, but it will usually support the common good, according to a study showing that human intuition favours cooperative, rather than selfish, behaviour.

Journal Article Type Article
Publication Date Sep 20, 2012
Journal Nature
Print ISSN 0028-0836
Electronic ISSN 1476-4687
Publisher Nature Publishing Group
Peer Reviewed Not Peer Reviewed
Volume 489
Issue 7416
Institution Citation Gaechter, S. (2012). A cooperative instinct. Nature, 489(7416), doi:10.1038/489374a
DOI https://doi.org/10.1038/489374a
Publisher URL http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v489/n7416/full/489374a.html
Copyright Statement Copyright information regarding this work can be found at the following address: http://eprints.nottingh.../end_user_agreement.pdf

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