Libertarians on the shrink's couchSubmitted by 13hour on Tue, 11/16/2010 - 14:25
By: Gene Healy
November 15, 2010
We libertarians tend to think of ourselves as a tiny, embattled sect, ignored when we're not reviled. Lately, though -- with Hayek's "Road to Serfdom" shooting up the Amazon charts and Tea Partiers with "Don't Tread on Me" flags storming Capitol Hill -- there's increasing interest in figuring out how this strange tribe thinks.
A team of social psychologists, including the University of Virginia's Jonathan Haidt, provides some of the most detailed answers yet, putting libertarians on the couch in a new study, "Understanding Libertarian Morality."
Read more at the Washington Examiner: http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/opinion/columns/Libertaria...