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People's opinion of others determines how cooperative they are The expectations people have about how others will behave play a large role in determining whether people cooperate with each other or not. And moreover that very first expectation, or impression, is hard to change. "This is particularly true when the impression is a negative one," says Michael Kurschilgen from the Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods in Bonn, summarizing the key findings of a study in which he...
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- Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.