The take-home message from this body of research is this: What counts as a fair transaction depends in large part on perceived relative social status -- where the parties stand in their perceived hierarchy and how they believe they got there.
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By: Tia Ghose, LiveScience Staff Writer
Published: 01/15/2013 12:20 PM EST on LiveScience
Humans aren't the only ones who cry "no fair." In a clas...
It appears that the unconscious mind can temporarily damp down the brain's contempt center, in effect allowing the rational, utilitarian brain to rule, at least momentarily.
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