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Rami Gabriel
Associate Professor of Psychology, Columbia College Chicago

Rami Gabriel is an associate professor of psychology and founding fellow at the Research Group in Mind, Science, and Culture at Columbia College Chicago. He is the author of Why I Buy: Self, Taste, and Consumer Society in America and co-author of The Emotional Mind: Affective Roots of Culture and Cognition (Harvard University Press, 2019).

Written by Rami Gabriel

Essay/
Self-improvement
The self-help game

Millions believe that pop psychology can change their tennis skills, their love life or their moods. Are they all wrong?

Rami Gabriel