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Articles labelled ‘willpower’

  • The Willpower Paradox

    Wray Herbert in the Scientific American Mind — “Willingness is a core concept of addiction recovery programs — and a paradoxical one. Twelve-step programs emphasize that addicts cannot will themselves into healthy sobriety — indeed, that ego and self-reliance are often a root cause of their problem. Yet recovering addicts must be willing. That is, […]

The Tap #13

By Ramya Sriram