How to counter extremist views: Try agreeing with them.

Friday, October 14, 2016 - 16:01 in Paleontology & Archaeology

How do you get people with extreme beliefs to change their minds, or at least open them a little?  It may sound counterintuitive, but a new study suggests that instead of arguing with them, you might try agreeing — with great enthusiasm.  As anyone living through the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign knows,...

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