Peer pressure can shift an individual's punitive preference across a variety of contexts. Groups induce conformity by forcing less caution and more impulsivity in individuals, and by amplifying the value of punishment.
Researchers say dehumanization seems to be at the core of schadenfreude, the sense of pleasure at other peoples' misfortune.
A new article looks at how artificial intelligence can help in dispute resolution cases and considers the future of AI in the legal system.
As technology is improving and becoming more accurate at deciphering whether a person is lying or telling the truth, researchers debate whether such technology should be used in legal cases.
A new study reports parental views on justice have an impact on the moral development of their infants.