Healio: Anthony Jack, assistant professor of cognitive science, philosophy and psychology, discussed the difference in the brain when soldiers objectify enemies as opposed to dehumanizing them. “Our evidence shows that objectification frees up mental resources, whereas animalistic dehumanization uses up all our resources, both empathetic and analytic,” Jack said.
Faculty member Anthony Jack discusses objectification vs. dehumanization of enemies
- Alumnus, former Warner Bros. CEO to give commencement address May 17
- Large numbers of prospective students visiting campus over next few weeks
- Public Affairs Discussion Group to cover Turkish politics, society
- Hear from local common pleas judge at March 27 lecture
- Attend opening reception of “Art of STEM” exhibit at Kelvin Smith Library