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Altruism and the Preschooler


Men’s Interest in Babies Linked With Hormonal Responses to Sexual Stimuli

New findings suggest that testosterone may be a physiological mechanism underlying the tradeoff between slow and fast life-history strategies among young men. ... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring partner responsiveness and cortisol over time, electrophysiological signals of recognition memory, and propranolol and loss aversion. ... More>


Poor children more generous than their rich counterparts, study finds


Kids’ Altruism Linked with Better Physiological Regulation, Less Family Wealth

Children as young as 4 years old may reap better health from altruistic giving, a behavior that tends to be less common among kids from high-income families. ... More>