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Presidential Column

Psychological Science and Viewpoint Diversity

Psychological science as a field has been focusing on expanding the racial, cultural, and gender mix of researchers. In a guest Presidential Column, APS Fellows Jonathan Haidt and Lee Jussim voice their opinions on what other kinds of diversity are important for the field to pursue. ... More>


How Our Brains Respond to Race


Can DUI Checkpoints Change Perceptions of the Police?

When police adopt measures to foster procedural justice in their communities, the public responds with more positive views of the police. ... More>


Maximizing the Gains and Minimizing the Pains of Diversity

In a new report, an international research team presents recommendations for organizations and policymakers on taking advantage of the benefits of a diverse workforce. ... More>


Reducing Intergroup Conflict Through Contact

In a 2015 meta-analysis, psychological scientists examined the effectiveness of intergroup contact at reducing ethnic prejudice. ... More>