Tag: Touch

 

Tag: Touch

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Articles: You Should Always Shake Hands with a Robot

By Chris Bevan, Danaë Stanton Fraser | May 29, 2015

Touch between humans can build trust and cooperation. But how do we feel when we touch machines?

 
Viking, 2015, 261 pages

Articles: How Touch Shapes Emotion

By Jill Suttie | March 31, 2015

A new book explores the science of touch, and finds that it is inextricably linked to how we feel and communicate.

 
Basic Books, 2013, 268 pages

Articles: What if You Can Judge a Book by its Cover?

By Jill Suttie | December 27, 2013

A new book explores the mind’s powers of split-second social observation.

 

Research Digest Items/Studies: Is Love Best Expressed through a Touch or a Smile?

 

Research Digest Items/Studies: Is Touch the Language of Romance?

 

Raising Happiness: Manufacturing Happiness

By Christine Carter | April 13, 2011

Ways to feel happy after we feel sad.

 

Articles: Dacher Keltner on BloggingheadsTV with Robert Wright

By Jason Marsh | January 15, 2011

Greater Good's executive editor discusses the science of touch, awe, oxytocin, and more.

 

Articles: Gender and Touch

By Jason Marsh | October 18, 2010

When it comes to touch, do men and women speak the same language?

 

Articles: Hands On Research: The Science of Touch

By Dacher Keltner | September 29, 2010

Dacher Keltner explains how compassion is literally at our fingertips.

 
Dacher Keltner shares insights from the new science of touch: compassionate communication, touch therapies, and proof that “to touch is to give life.”

Videos and Podcasts: Dacher Keltner on Touch

By Dacher Keltner | September 29, 2010

Dacher Keltner shares insights from the new science of touch: compassionate communication, touch therapies, and proof that “to touch is to give life.”

 

Articles: Touching Research

By Liz Castle | January 31, 2010

 

Articles: Everybody Wants a Hug

By Alex Dixon | May 29, 2009

 

Raising Happiness: From My Experience: Rona Renner on Marriage

By Christine Carter | February 25, 2008

 

Articles: The Right Touch

By Jamie Rowen | September 1, 2004

 

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