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New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring directed forgetting of habits, genetic influences on social interdependence, and links between national income and subjective well-being. ... More>


A face doesn’t speak for itself


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Nonverbal Accents

It’s long been believed that people of all ages and ethnicities express their states of mind with the same physical cues. But psychological research is revealing that, much like language, facial expressions and other forms of nonverbal communication may have culturally specific identifiers. ... More>


How Do Social Pressures Tip Our Ethical Balancing Acts?

What happens when someone asks you to do something unethical? Will your moral standards balance out any qualms you have about just saying no? ... More>


The Culture of Meetings

In any team environment today, professional workers are likely to be matched up with at least one person from another culture. Organizations should consider training team members on cultural differences. ... More>