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Police Prejudice Is Not What You Think

A team of psychological scientists led by Juliette Gatto of Blaise Pascal University, France, took a close look at prejudice in new police recruits, officers with a year of training, and a control group from the general population. They discovered unexpected nuances. ... More>


Where Are the Conservative Psychologists Hiding? And Why?


Where are the conservative social psychologists?

Scientific meetings are not usually confrontational events, so it was notable when University of Virginia psychological scientist Jonathan Haidt roiled his colleagues at the 2011 gathering of the Society for […]... More>


Class discrimination harms health of poor


Social-class discrimination plays a role in poorer health for teens