Academic turns city into a social experiment

The outgoing mayor of Bogota – Antanas Mockus – has been running some fascinating social psychology experiments with the 6.5 million inhabitants of the city. His unusual methods of instilling civics values have already brought about dramatic changes in public life.

> From the Harvard Gazette

Spark: 17 Steps That Will Boost Your Motivation For Anything (ebook)

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PsyBlog’s new ebook, “Spark” is a step-by-step guide to using psychological techniques to achieve the goals you want.

Being passionate about a project or goal — no matter how big or small — makes us feel alive.

It is invigorating to think about the changes you could make in yourself or in the world...

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Published: 25 December 2004

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