How we Encourage Unauthentic Behavior

How we Encourage Unauthentic Behavior

The Lisa Show - Radio Archive, Episode undefined

  • Jun 29, 2021 12:00 pm
  • 20:58 mins

We all crave authentic and genuine interactions with others. But is that what we actually give to others? Many times we think we’re being genuine when we may be overthinking a conversation to ensure that the person we’re talking with likes us and wants to keep talking with us. And if you’re talking with someone who comes off as pretentious to you, they may just be wanting validation as well. So how can we let our guards down with each other and really get down to more authentic and enjoyable interactions with peers, friends, and even loved ones.Today we are talking with Iskra Fileva, an Assistant Professor of Philosophy at the University of Colorado, Boulder. She is also the host of The Philosopher's Diaries?blog.