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Teaching Current Directions

Teaching Current Directions in Psychological Science

Edited by C. Nathan DeWall and David G. Myers  Aimed at integrating cutting-edge psychological science into the classroom, Teaching Current Directions in Psychological Science offers advice and how-to guidance about […]... More>


Distractibility Trait Predisposes Some to Attentional Lapses

People vary according to different personality traits, such as extraversion or conscientiousness, and new research suggests that they also vary according to a particular cognitive trait: distractibility. ... More>


Why Office Jerks Get Ahead

Employees who possess negative personality traits – psychopathy, narcissism, and Machiavellianism – may be more likely to climb to the top of the corporate ladder. ... More>