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Alcohol Makes Smiles More “Contagious,” but Only for Men

Consuming an alcoholic beverage may make men more responsive to the smiles of others in their social group, indicating that alcohol increases their sensitivity to rewarding social behaviors. ... More>


People Are More Likely To Lie To Women During Negotiations, Study Finds


Feminine Faces Offered Less at the Negotiation Table

A recent study finds that faces with more feminine features are seen as more cooperative and less savvy in negotiations, resulting in lower offers. ... More>


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Prentice Named Dean of Faculty at Princeton

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Deborah A. Prentice, an APS Fellow, began her tenure as dean of the faculty at Princeton University on July 1. ... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring speech perception and speech motor learning, visual binding in newly hatched chicks, and gender and sexual economics. ... More>