VIDEO: Is a hot dog a sandwich?

What a divisive food argument can teach us about psychology

VIDEO: Is a hot dog a sandwich?
Yes? No? Maybe so? [Image credit: Greg Uyeno]
By | Posted January 31, 2016
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Is a hot dog a sandwich?

Maybe the answer seems obvious to you, but it’s the subject of popular debate. In this video, Scienceline takes a deep breath and tackles a bigger question: Why do we care? Guided by Marjorie Rhodes, a psychologist at New York University, let’s dive into why categories matter.

Video produced by Meghan Bartels and Greg Uyeno.

Posted in: Social Science

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