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Self-Promoters Tend to Misjudge How Annoying They Are to Others

Telling others about a recent promotion or a newly purchased car may seem like harmless ways to share good news. But research suggests thatĀ self-promotion often backfires. ... More>

New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring: methodological issues in studies linkingĀ video games and cognitive abilities; rule-learning in 8-month-olds; and bias among children as a function of group norms. ... More>

Going to the Principal’s Office, in Black or White

Dangers of loneliness