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The Source of Stereotypes

It’s human nature to categorize people. When we meet someone for the first time, we make instant judgments about their social status and their personality. Susan Fiske has devoted her […]... More>


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A Visionary on Vision

Uncommon Careers is a new Observer series showcasing psychological scientists working in nontraditional settings. This feature is designed to illuminate the myriad career possibilities in psychological science. ... More>


Society for Disability Studies 25th Annual Conference

SDS’ 25th Annual Conference will be held in Denver Colorado, USA, June 20-23, 2012. For more information visit: http://disstudies.org/... More>


The Effect of Parental Education on the Heritability of Children’s Reading Disability

Parental education is a strong predictor of socioeconomic status and children’s educational environment. Nevertheless, some children continue to experience reading failure in spite of high parental education and support for […]... More>