Stances on abortion, healthcare create cognitive dissonance in GOP

Stances on abortion, healthcare create cognitive dissonance in GOP

In classical psychology, the term cognitive dissonance is often referenced when discussing conflicting emotions, views, perspectives, emotions and values. Cognitive dissonance includes the conflict between actions and values. For example, […]

 

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