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From the Ted Talk by Jonathan Haidt: The moral roots of liberals and conservatives

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Open Cloze

We find this in every country we look at. Here's the data for 1,100 Canadians. I'll flip through a few other slides. The UK, Australia, New Zealand, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, Latin America, the ______ East, East Asia and _____ Asia. Notice also that on all of these ______, the slope is _______ on in-group, authority, purity, which _____ that, within any country, the disagreement isn't over harm and fairness. I mean, we debate over what's fair, but everybody agrees that harm and fairness matter. _____ arguments within cultures are especially about issues of in-group, _________, purity.

Solution

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  3. steeper
  4. moral
  5. shows
  6. south
  7. middle

Original Text

We find this in every country we look at. Here's the data for 1,100 Canadians. I'll flip through a few other slides. The UK, Australia, New Zealand, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, Latin America, the Middle East, East Asia and South Asia. Notice also that on all of these graphs, the slope is steeper on in-group, authority, purity, which shows that, within any country, the disagreement isn't over harm and fairness. I mean, we debate over what's fair, but everybody agrees that harm and fairness matter. Moral arguments within cultures are especially about issues of in-group, authority, purity.

Frequently Occurring Word Combinations

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moral psychology 4
grand canyon 4
moral matrix 3
deeper understanding 2
openness predicts 2
foundation underlies 2
moral statements 2
cooperative groups 2
tribal psychology 2
moral mind 2
dalai lama 2
passionately engaged 2
passionate commitment 2

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