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Research » The Secret Life of Pronouns

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07 September 2011 - The smallest words in our vocabulary often reveal the most about us, including our levels of honesty and thinking style...

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Books » The Truth About Honesty and Dishonesty

"In particular, one of the things we find is being mentally exhausted gets people to cheat more, and here is the finding: There is something called depletion. Depletion is the idea that when we exercise self control, when we try to resist temptation, we try to resist a cake and a cookie and Facebook and Youtube and saying something nasty to someone and so on. As we try and resist temptation more and more and more our ability to resist temptation diminishes until eventually we kind of collapse and give in.

 

Dishonesty is one of those things."

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Research » Truth-telling Thumbs: You're More Honest When You're Texting

Research » Truth-telling Thumbs: You're More Honest When You're Texting | Moral Development | Scoop.it
Even when they're in a rush, people are less likely to tweak the truth when communicating on their mobile devices than when they're having a face-to-face conversation.
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