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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>

How Your Culture Affects Your Work Attitude

It may be a stretch to liken a great job to a soulmate. But just as eHarmony tests potential matches on compatibility, so do psychologists identify the optimal employee-employer relationship. ... More>

Microsoft Office Update: The CEO Now Has a Desk

Why Countries Invest Differently In Environmental Issues

To Boost Concern for the Environment, Emphasize a Long Future, Not Impending Doom

One way to encourage environmentally-friendly behavior is to emphasize the long life expectancy of a nation, and not necessarily its imminent downfall, researchers find. ... More>