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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>


Schadenfreude in Gaza


ABSAME: A Forum for Behavioral Sciences and Health Professions Education

The 44th Anniversary Meeting of ABSAME will be held October 16–18, 2014, at the Hyatt Regency in Newport Beach, California. This year’s theme, “The Behavioral Science of Interprofessional Education: Confronting […]... More>


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Books to Check Out: February 2014

To submit a new book, email apsobserver@psychologicascience.org. Big Gods: How Religion Transformed Cooperation and Conflict by Ara Norenzayan; Princeton University Press, August 25, 2013.  ... More>


Work Disputes Less Troubling When They Involve the Job Itself

If a run-in with a co-worker involves a specific work-related dispute, the tensions tend to abate rather quickly, a new study shows. ... More>