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Aggressive boys grow into strong men


Children Less Likely to Come to the Rescue When Others Are Available

Young children are less likely to help a person in need when other children are present and available to help, indicating that the "bystander effect" isn't limited to adults. ... More>


New Research From Clinical Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring: the structure of psychopathology in adolescence; stress, executive control, and depression; and gene-environment interactions underlying depression in girls. ... More>


Aggressive Boys Tend to Develop Into Physically Stronger Teens

Boys who show aggressive tendencies develop greater physical strength as teenagers than boys who are not aggressive, data from a longitudinal study reveal. ... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring links between maternal insensitivity and responding in adult relationships and also task-set inertia. ... More>