TITLE

Eyes on Honesty

AUTHOR(S)
Cooper, Garry
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
Psychotherapy Networker Magazine;Nov/Dec2007, Vol. 31 Issue 6, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses an experiment involving a picture of a pair of eyes and the effect it has on people's honesty. Conducted at England's Newcastle University School of Biology and Psychology, the experiment involved an honesty box in which the faculty members have been asked to put the payments for the beverages they buy. A picture of a pair of eyes placed above it improved the revenue they derived from the honesty box.
ACCESSION #
27451344

 

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