Online Mind Mapping and Brainstorming

Create your own awesome maps

Online Mind Mapping and Brainstorming

Even on the go

with our free apps for iPhone, iPad and Android

Get Started

Already have an account? Log In

TEDxAmsterdam 2012 Paul J. Zak The biology of Good and Evil by Mind Map: TEDxAmsterdam 2012 Paul J. Zak The biology of Good and Evil
0.0 stars - 0 reviews range from 0 to 5

TEDxAmsterdam 2012 Paul J. Zak The biology of Good and Evil

About

... this map

...the author

...this talk

Navigation

Back to overview map

Back to the program map

Was interviewing a prisoner

'Lisa'

How did she get where she was and how can we change her life course?

couldn't tell her mother that she loved her

'Moral molecule'

oxytocin

more information about the book

WSJ article about this research

People are

what is the switch point

i'm sceptic when i talk to people

'You're nice to me, i'll be nice to you'

Experiment

1 Split 100 euro's between two people

2 You have to make an offer to split the money

3 If the other refuses the offer, the money will have to be burned

Answer of Lisa

Moral molecule for 5% it doesn't work for

They often lack empathy

Don't connect emotionally to people around us

Individuels who've had a bad youth

People need to be nurtured

A reason why Lisa turned out the way she did

Her mother used so much meth that her natural caretaking system didn't work anymore

Tests oxytocine on himself

You

If i'd do the expirement in an hour now

Swiss man

Marries Russian woman

She want's a divorce

he kills her

On last day of trial the admits guilt

In jail writes 4 page letter

oxytocine

Is love

tell people you love that you love them

They'll reciprocate