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Daycare Doesn’t Lead to Aggressive Behavior in Toddlers

A study that tracked almost 1,000 Norwegian children indicates that the amount of time children spent in daycare had little impact on aggressive behavior. ... More>


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Observer Article

New Immigrants, New Research Opportunities

Immigrant study participants can expose the limitations of “universal” theories that are based exclusively on data from small, homogenous groups, says David Rollock. And immigrants who don’t fit into established ethnic or religious categories spur scientists to refine outdated measures and methodologies. Rollock, along with APS Fellow Gilad Chen, Belinda Campos, Carola Suárez-Orozco, and Hirokazu Yoshikawa, participates in a cross-cutting theme program on immigration. ... More>