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When Do Babies Learn Self-Control?

New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring individual differences in children's mathematical development, 5-HTTLPR and amygdala activation, and the relationship between the vestibular system and sense of self. ... More>

Great Apes Share Our Ability to Predict Goal-Oriented Actions

Great apes' eye movements suggest that, like humans, they can anticipate the goal of another individual's movement. ... More>

Resolving the Nativist-Empiricist Debate

At the 2014 APS Annual Convention, APS William James Fellow Nora Newcombe discussed how a neoconstructivist approach to cognitive development allows coupling of early starting points with detailed specification of […]... More>

Even Kindergarteners Can Rate Their Own Confidence