Affective Beliefs Influence the Experience of Eating Meat.Anderson, Eric C.
Barrett, Lisa Feldman.
People believe they experience the world objectively, but research continually demonstrates that beliefs influence perception. Emerging research indicates that beliefs influence the experience of eating. In three studies, we test whether beliefs about how animals are raised can influence the experience of eating meat. Samples of meat were paired with descriptions of animals raised on factory farms... read more
- Human behavior.
- Tufts University. School of Engineering.
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- Anderson EC, Barrett LF (2016) Affective Beliefs Influence the Experience of Eating Meat. PLoS ONE 11(8): e0160424. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0160424.