A new study by HSE researchers has uncovered a new brain mechanism that generates cognitive dissonance – a mental discomfort experienced by a person who simultaneously holds two or more contradictory beliefs or values, or experiences difficulties in making decisions. The results of the study have been published in the paper ‘Open Access Neural Mechanisms of Cognitive Dissonance (Revised): an EEG Study’in The Journal of Neuroscience.
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Summer School 'Culture of Totalitarian Society and Memory Studies Cases'
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Workshop and summer school 'Structural Inference in High-Dimensional Models 2'
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