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Conference to Focus on Milgram Paradigm

A December 2014 Conference in Kolomna, Russia will focus on Stanley Milgram's influential experiments. ... More>


Job Insecurity: It’s Not Just the Economy, Stupid

Research suggests that along with economic conditions and company performance, personality and feelings of control influence workers' perceptions of job security. ... More>


Extroverts Don’t Belong on Mars


Debunking pseudoscience and studying psychopathy

Scott Lilienfeld is both a researcher of and advocate for psychological science. His clinical work has primarily focused on psychopathy; he developed the Psychopathic Personality Inventory (PPI-R), a 154-item personality […]... More>


The Source of Stereotypes

It’s human nature to categorize people. When we meet someone for the first time, we make instant judgments about their social status and their personality. Susan Fiske has devoted her […]... More>