Jae-Young Son

I study how people use social and affective information to resolve uncertainty and guide decisions.

Misadventurer; reluctant optimist; amor fati.

"One-dimensional thought is systematically promoted by the makers of politics and their purveyors of mass information. Their universe of discourse is populated by self-validating hypotheses which, incessantly and monopolistically repeated, become hypnotic definitions or dictations."
–Herbert Marcuse.