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What the Language You Speak Says About You

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Mapping Mindsets

Integrating personality psychology, genetics, and neuroscience, researchers are exploring how cultural values and practices become enmeshed in each individual’s brain activity. ... More>

Summer Institute in Cultural Neuroscience

The fourth Summer Institute in Cultural Neuroscience will be held July 14–15, 2014, at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. Application deadline is March 15, 2014. For more information […]... More>

Watch Your Language

Sometimes, the best way to foster staff cohesion is the simple step of choosing the right words. Psychological scientists Hazel Rose Markus and Alana Conner point this out in their […]... More>

Infused with faith: Religious ritual and hope for peace

Israeli-Palestinian peace talks begin this week, and it’s fair to say that attitudes range from guardedly hopeful to sneeringly cynical. After all, this conflict has been going on since the […]... More>