Tag: Social Intelligence


Tag: Social Intelligence

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Six photographs used by Silvan Tomkins in 1962.

Articles: Are Facial Expressions Universal?

By Paul Ekman, Dacher Keltner | March 12, 2014

Charles Darwin argued that we can detect someone’s emotional state by looking at her face. Does new research prove him wrong?

Jossey-Bass, 2012; 192 pages

Articles: Can Educators Cultivate Ecological Intelligence?

By Jill Suttie | December 5, 2012

A new book, co-written by Emotional Intelligence author Daniel Goleman, argues that schools are the best places to cultivate an understanding of our relationship to the natural world.

Katniss and Peeta of The Hunger Games.

Articles: Five Lessons in Human Goodness from “The Hunger Games”

By Jeremy Adam Smith | April 18, 2012

The plot of the new film sounds cynical. But it reveals a surprising amount about the science of human goodness.


Research Digest Items/Studies: Does Being Drunk, Powerful, and in the Dark Make You Do Good—or Evil?

Random House, 2011, 424 pages

Articles: Social Science, with a Touch of Snark

By Jill Suttie | July 13, 2011

Greater Good’s book review editor examines The Social Animal, by David Brooks.


Articles: You Can’t Buy Empathy

By Jason Marsh | December 14, 2010

New research suggests the rich have a hard time reading others' emotions.

Daniel Siegel talks with Christine Carter about how mindsight relates to emotional intelligence, social intelligence, and mindfulness.

Videos and Podcasts: Mindsight vs. Emotional Intelligence

By Daniel Siegel | October 28, 2010

Daniel Siegel talks with Christine Carter about how mindsight relates to emotional intelligence, social intelligence, and mindfulness.


Articles: Love Story: A Review of The Chemistry of Connection

By Linda Graham | July 16, 2009


Articles: How Good Are You?

By Jason Marsh | April 1, 2009


Raising Happiness: Love: More is More

By Christine Carter | February 5, 2009


Raising Happiness: Conflict: It’s a Good Thing

By Christine Carter | November 23, 2008


Raising Happiness: Happiness is being socially connected

By Christine Carter | October 31, 2008


Raising Happiness: Are Dads as Essential as Moms?

By Christine Carter | June 12, 2008


Raising Happiness: What Kids Learn During Dinner

By Christine Carter | March 17, 2008


Articles: The Good, the Bad, and the Baby

By Elizabeth Walter | March 1, 2008


Articles: The Power Paradox

By Dacher Keltner | December 1, 2007

True power requires modesty and empathy, not force and coercion, argues Dacher Keltner. But what people want from leaders—social intelligence—is what is damaged by the experience of power.


Articles: The Socially Intelligent Superpower

By Jason Marsh | December 1, 2007

An Interview with Foreign Policy Expert Anne-Marie Slaughter


Articles: Does Sleeping Well Make Us More Socially Adept?

By Emiliana R. Simon-Thomas | December 1, 2007


Articles: Social Intelligence: The Power of Mindsight

By Daniel Goleman | December 1, 2007

How can we free ourselves from prisons of the past?


Articles: The Psychology of Power

By Jason Marsh | November 28, 2007


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