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Blacks in Prison: Perception and Punishment

Everyone has heard the statistics on the incarceration of Black Americans, but they bear repeating. Blacks make up nearly 40 percent of the inmates in the nation’s prisons, although they […]... More>


Observation

Multiple Methods Reveal the Complexities of Neurocognitive Development

A new Clinical Psychological Science study examines how the brain is affected by both genetic and environmental influences. ... More>


Hole-y Phobia May Have Evolutionary Origins


Mental Health On The Go

Journalist Scott Stossel was so anxious at his own wedding that he had to hold on to his new bride in order to steady himself at the altar. His clothes […]... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring bilingual language control, rapid fear detection, involuntary response inhibition, and facial masculinity and attractiveness. ... More>