The Smell of Virtue

C17904e5ca39a09fdd1dea24b39f57fd?s=47 Matti Schneider
December 11, 2012

The Smell of Virtue

Presentation of two Cognitive Science articles experimenting with how clean smells impact behavior and morality.

1. The Smell of Virtue: Clean Scents Promote Reciprocity and Charity
Katie Liljenquist (Brigham Young University), Chen-Bo Zhong (University of Toronto), Adam D. Galinsky (Northwestern University) 2009, Psychological Science

2. Smells Like Clean Spirit: Nonconscious Effects of Scent on Cognition and Behavior
Rob W. Holland, Merel Hendriks (Radboud University Nijmegen), Henk Aarts (Utrecht University) 2005, Psychological Science


Matti Schneider

December 11, 2012