Questions tagged [weird-psychology]

WEIRD psychology refers to the study of those who are Western, Educated, Industrialized, Rich and Democratic

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Analytic thinking of the western individual versus the holistic thinking of most people

I am reading a book called the righteous mind by the moral psychologist Jonathan Haidt, and in one of the chapters he discusses how the perception and thinking style of Westerners is different from ...
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Are University Graduated WEIRD people psychologically different to Generally Educated WEIRD people?

A recent question was asking around the subject of WEIRD psychology [WEIRD standing for Western, Educated, Industrialized, Rich and Democratic — an acronym seemingly coined by Henrich, et al (2010)] ...