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Putting Thought Into Action

How do we get from thoughts to actions? David Rosenbaum’s research focuses on answers to that question. Using a range of research methods, including behavioral observation, brain-wave recordings, and computational […]... More>


Cover Story

Overcoming ‘Us’ and ‘Them’

APS Past President Mahzarin R. Banaji headlines the 2014 APS Annual Convention in San Francisco — a 4-day program of research in psychological science and its subdisciplines. Find coverage of Banaji’s Fred Kavli Keynote Address and other Convention events in this issue of the Observer. ... More>


Observation

Items From Classic Experiment on Display at the 2014 APS Convention

Original uniforms, a billy club, and sunglasses from the historic Stanford Prison Experiment will be on display at the 2014 APS Convention in San Francisco, California. ... More>


Observer Article

Powering Products With Psychological Science

Psychological scientist Mary Czerwinski explores how embedding sensors into clothing can measure — and possibly help regulate — emotions. ... More>


Work Engagement: Ironing Out the Details

The problem of work engagement hasn’t been lost on the business community — or on psychologists. Research on engagement has increased exponentially over the past decade. ... More>