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The Nature of Culture

Douglas Medin has explored scientific reasoning in children and adults across cultures, as well as across urban versus rural populations. His research also has focused on what is known as […]... More>


A Multicultural Mindset Can Bolster Your Career Prospects

Individuals who adapt and learn about new cultures gain a boost in complex, integrative thinking — a trait that translates to more job opportunities. ... More>


Genes and Values: The Dopamine Connection

Stereotypes are, way too often, unfair and cruel caricatures. That said, some stereotypes contain a kernel of truth, which is why they are an important cognitive tool for classifying a […]... More>


Religious Infusion Predicts Intergroup Conflict Around the World

For many, religion is central to day-to-day existence, supporting faith and spirituality and providing friendship and a sense of community. But religion can also contribute to conflict. ... More>


What the Language You Speak Says About You