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Boys and Girls, Constrained by Toys and Costumes

Stress Affects How Men and Women Provide Support to Partners

Both men and women are good at providing support to their partners, but women tend to show more positive support under stressful situations, researchers find. ... More>

Why Men Still Edge Out Women in Tech Jobs

A new study on implicit bias reveals why leading technology companies are turning to psychological science to improve their hiring practices. ... More>


Remembering Janet Taylor Spence

The pioneering research of APS’s first elected president has left contemporary investigators with several key tools for measuring anxiety and attitudes about gender. Janet Taylor Spence’s colleagues remember her transformative work and her vital role in launching APS. ... More>

Observer Article

Janet Taylor Spence: A Life in Science

A timeline lists highlights in the life of Janet Taylor Spence. ... More>