Society – Resources

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Dan Siegel (2012) “Flipping your lid”: A Scientific Explanation

Megan Phelps-Roper (2017) I grew up in the Westboro Baptist Church: Here’s why I left. TED.


The Happiness Lab podcast – How to be a better ally.

The Psychology Podcast – The Evolutionary Origins of a Good Society.


Test your racial bias – Harvard – Implicit Association Test (IAT)


Robert Biswas-Diener (Ed.) (2011) Positive psychology as social change. Springer.

Salvatore Di Martino & Isaac Prilleltensky (2020) Happiness as fairness: The relationship between national life satisfaction and social justice in EU countries. Journal of Community Psychology, 48(6), 1997-2012.

Nic Marks & Hetan Shah (2014) A well-being manifesto for a flourishing society. New Economics Foundation

Matt Hawkins & Jennifer Nadel (Eds.) (2021) How Compassion can Transform our Politics, Economy, and SocietyRoutledge.

Daniela Marzana, Sara Martinez Damia, Sara Alfieri & Elena Marta (2019) Youth and Their Challenge to Promote a Fairer Multicultural Society: a Qualitative Study of African Immigrant Activists. Journal of International Migration and Integration, 20(2), 557-576.

Pascal Molenberghs (2013) The neuroscience of in-group bias. Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews, 37(8), 1530-1536.

Tom King (2020) The Generous Society.

Dolly Chugh (2018) The Person you Mean to Be: How Good People Fight Bias. Harper Business.

Lennon Flowers (2021) Is Dialogue Enough to Bridge Racial Divides? Greater Good Science Center.