People Who Read People: A Behavior and Psychology Podcast

How do insults and hurt feelings affect political conflicts?, with Karina Korostelina

November 25, 2020 Zachary Elwood Episode 32
People Who Read People: A Behavior and Psychology Podcast
How do insults and hurt feelings affect political conflicts?, with Karina Korostelina
Show Notes

An interview with Karina Korostelina, a social psychologist and the author of Political Insults: How Offenses Escalate Conflict. We discuss her work creating categories for insults, the role insults play in political conflict, why groups and group leaders use insults, and the role of the internet in amplifying opportunities for insults and insult perception. For more about this podcast, see www.readingpokertells.video/blog.