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Observer Article

Reflecting on a Lifetime of Achievement

As part of its 25th anniversary, APS honors distinguished scientists who have transformed the field of psychological science over the past quarter century. In this issue, we celebrate the careers of Marilynn B. Brewer, Carol S. Dweck, Douglas L. Medin, and John A. Swets. ... More>


Observer Article

Inside the Psychologist’s Studio: Brenda Milner

Brenda Milner shares the story behind her groundbreaking research with Carol A. Tavris. ... More>


Presidential Column

Specializing in Psychological Science as a Whole

As my term as President ends, I have been reflecting on why I participate in APS and believe it is such an important organization for our field. APS is the […]... More>


Presidential Column

An Evolutionary Perspective

Guest columnist Klaus Fiedler offers an evolutionary perspective on the young field of psychological science. ... More>


Presidential Column

The Tradition of Experimentalism in Psychology

It is useful to compare the customs of psychology with scientifically adjacent "tribes" such as sociology, cognitive science, and anthropology, and even more distant tribes such as literary criticism and philosophy. ... More>