Paul Slovic, Ph.D.
Vita Download (pdf, 282k)
New White Paper, Whoever Saves One Life Saves the World: Confronting the Challenge of Pseudoinefficacy, by Daniel Västfjäll, Paul Slovic, and Marcus Mayorga, available here.
Dr. Slovic's article, "'If I Look at the Mass I Will Never Act": Psychic Numbing and Genocide," is available on-line here.
More publications, presentations, and media coverage regarding our work on mass suffering, psychic numbing, and Darfur is available here.
"A Walk Through Risk," filmed March 4, 2002, is a 25-minute, two-part video featuring Paul Slovic as he presents Fort Worth Museum of Science and History's "Risk" exhibit.
Slovic, P. (1977). Empirical study of training and performance in the marathon. Research Quarterly, 48, 769-777.
Reprinted with permission from Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport, Vol. 48, No. 4, 769-777, Copyright (1977) by the American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, 1900 Association Drive, Reston, VA 20191.
Here is a report and its accompanying handout that I have received several requests for over the years:
Slovic, P. (1973, May). Behavioral problems of adhering to a decision policy. Paper presented at the Institute for Quantitative Research in Finance, Napa, CA.
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Slovic, P. (1973, May). Behavioral problems of adhering to a decision policy [Handout]. Presented at the Institute for Quantitative Research in Finance, Napa, CA.
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See photos of Amos Tversky, Howard Kunreuther, and Paul's Swiss adventure in the Amos Tversky Photos Archive