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Beware the Long-Winded Leader

Those loquacious folks in the office don’t get away with controlling the dialogue if they're not in positions of leadership, new research shows. That leads to better sharing of information. ... More>


Understanding the Self With Schizophrenia

Individuals with schizophrenia may show impairments in remembering personal facts and memories, but they are still able to accurately and reliably assess their own personality traits, according to a new study. ... More>


Marjorie Rhodes

Marjorie Rhodes New York University http://psych.nyu.edu/cdsc/home.php What does your research focus on? I am interested in how the human mind acquires, organizes, and uses abstract knowledge. In particular, my research […]... More>


Claims of “Post-Racial” Society and Other Denials of Racism May Reflect Ignorance of History

New research suggests that commonly observed differences in how groups perceive racism may be explained by ignorance about -- and even denial of -- the extent of racism over the course of history. ... More>