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Think Again: Nostalgia Increases Positive Feelings Towards Out-Groups

A recent study published in the European Journal of Social Psychology suggests nostalgia has a positive effect on attitudes towards out-groups. ... More>


Observation

The ‘Heartwarming’ Nature of Social Bonds

Social "warmth" may be more than metaphor, as new research reveals that the same brain areas are involved in the perception of physical warmth and in heartwarming social experiences. ... More>


How ‘impermanence’ can help us all get along


Observer Article

Measuring Humility and Its Positive Effects

Research on the construct of humility has lagged because of disputes regarding definition and measurement. ... More>


Putting a Little Personality Into Social Psychology (and Vice-Versa)

A group of scientists have proposed an integrative framework for studying interactions between personality and social relationships. ... More>