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Extremist Groups Appeal to Those Uncertain About Identity

Psychological scientists examine the factors behind the lure of extremist groups that seem to hold a strong sway over certain types of people. ... More>


Current Directions in Psychological Science

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Coaching Senior Drivers

Older drivers who are coached while in a driving simulator show improved skills when they actually take to the road, research shows. ... More>


Espousing Equality, but Embracing a Hierarchy


Everyday Aggression: We Hurt Those Closest to Us

A review of research on everyday aggression explores the different types of aggression that we display toward the people we encounter in our day-to-day lives. ... More>