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New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring how opportunity costs influence preferences and the impact of context-based expectations on speech perception. ... More>


Protecting a Few Students from Negative Stereotypes Benefits Entire Classroom

Interventions targeted at individual students can improve the classroom environment and trigger a second wave of benefits for all classmates, research with 7th graders shows. ... More>


New Research From Clinical Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring attachment priming and mood, depression contagion as a mechanism underlying rejection, and genes and biased attention in youth. ... More>


Terrorism May Make Liberals Think More Like Conservatives

In the UK, liberals’ attitudes toward Muslims and immigrants became more like those of conservatives following the July 7, 2005 bombings in London. ... More>


Poverty Dampens Genetic Influence on IQ, in the US

A new meta-analysis indicates that the influence of genes on intelligence varies according to people’s social class in the US, but not in Western Europe or Australia. ... More>