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Everyday Sadists Take Pleasure In Others’ Pain

For some, cruelty can be pleasurable, even exciting. New research suggests that this kind of everyday sadism is real and more common than we might think. ... More>

Increased Meta-Perceptions of Agreeableness and Extraversion Predict Partner Satisfaction

Meta-perceptions are defined as judgments made by the self about what others think about the self. This research predicted partner satisfaction from meta-perceptions of personality. ... More>

How Can Identical Twins Turn Out So Different?

Joshua Jackson

Washington University in St. Louis What does your research focus on? My research is in the field of personality development. In general, I am interested in examining how personality […]... More>

Mindfulness Helps Us Understand Our True Personalities, Study Says