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Reducing Intergroup Conflict Through Contact

In a 2015 meta-analysis, psychological scientists examined the effectiveness of intergroup contact at reducing ethnic prejudice. ... More>

Amazon’s Mistake: Mixing Creative Conflict With Animosity

New research shows how the right kind of conflict can enhance team performance, while other varieties can lead to personal drama and productivity loss. ... More>

Family Meltdowns: When Everyone Is Arguing and No One Is Listening

45th Annual EABCT Congress

The European Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Therapies (EABCT) will take place in Jerusalem, Israel, on August 31–September 3, 2015. The Congress Topic is “CBT: A Road to Hope and Compassion […]... More>

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Teaching Contentious Classics

Some of the most historic experiments in psychology used methods that today are considered unethical, if not cruel. So do they still belong in psychology textbooks? APS Fellow Carol Tavris explores this and related questions about three classic studies. ... More>