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Gelfand Receives Anneliese Maier Research Award

APS Fellow Michele Gelfand, an expert in the study of conflicts and comparative cultures, accepted the Anneliese Maier Research Award at a ceremony at Heidelberg University, Germany. ... More>

Cover Story

Race Masks Health-Disparity Complexity

James S. Jackson’s research finds that responses to stress in life, more than race, explain health disparities among populations. ... More>

Observer Article

Research — and Life — Revolves Around Context

Margaret Beale Spencer tells APS President Douglas L. Medin how context influenced her career. ... More>

‘Color Blind’ Policies Could Make Diversity Harder to Achieve

Whether it be growing concerns about bias or recognition of the value of diversity, many organizations and institutions have elected to deemphasize race or remove it entirely from their decision-making processes. Yet new evidence from psychological science research suggests that this color-blind approach may not be as effective as people believe it is. ... More>