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Are We Overreacting to Cyberbullies?

Expert Dan Olweus asserts that cyberbullying is far less common than traditional types of bullying. ... More>


Innovation on Display at Inaugural SAS Conference

“Ideas worth spreading” were on display at the Inaugural Conference of the Society for Affective Science ... More>


Presidential Column

Translating Psychological Science to Law (and Back)

A legal scholar and a social psychologist are working closely to bring behavioral science to bear on the legal system. ... More>


Kids Come to Like Their Own Before They Dislike “Outsiders”

Young children give preferential treatment to people in "their" group, but they don't start discriminating against outsiders until later in childhood, researchers find. ... More>


Observation

In Diversifying Neighborhoods, How Do Attitudes Shift?

Changes to demographics, housing policies, lending practices, and real estate markets are increasing the sociocultural diversity of many neighborhoods. How will neighborhood residents react to the changes? ... More>