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Broadcaster and psychologist Dr Aleks Krotoski presents a fortnightly series on the science and study of human behaviour.

Broadcaster and psychologist Dr Aleks Krotoski presents a fortnightly series on the science and study of human behaviour.
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United States

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Broadcaster and psychologist Dr Aleks Krotoski presents a fortnightly series on the science and study of human behaviour.

Twitter:

@aleksk

Language:

English


Episodes

Ep. 8 The Impulse Buy

3/6/2017
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photo by Lyza on Flickr. This is the story of two shopping malls and the men behind them - the men who manipulate our surroundings in such a way that we can't help but impulse buy. One lulls us into submission so we buy on the way out. The other dazzles us so much that we have to buy in order to get out. And this, naturally, leads to theme parks. The mouse-father of them all. The Gimme Episode. Go on, gimme.

Duration:00:14:18

Ep. 4. Broken Windows

3/9/2015
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Bugs, daylight savings time and park benches that poke you in the posterior if you sit on them too long: how are these related crime? The answer lies in the theoretical underpinnings behind Broken Windows Theory.