We want to understand how an individual develops wisdom and the circumstances and situations in which people are most likely to make wise decisions. We hope that, by deepening our scientific understanding of wisdom, we will also begin to understand how to gain, reinforce, and apply wisdom and, in turn, become wiser as a society.
Moral Barrier to Compassion:How Perceived Badness of Sufferers Dampens Observers' Compassionate Responses
by Hongbo Yu, Jie Chen, Bernadette Dardaine, & Fan Yang
Does Self-Transcendent Wisdom Mediate the Relation between Spirituality and Well-Being?A Test Across Six Nations
by Monika Ardelt, Juensung Kim, & Michel Ferrari
Do Virtues Influence Well-Being:The Role of Perceived Stress
by Cahit Kaya