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You’re Not Always as Capable as You Think

Studies show that our self-perceptions are often out of proportion — that our views about our own talents and skills often fly well above our actual performance. ... More>


Observer Article

The Remarkable Human Self

Roy Baumeister explains why our sense of self is so much more than a drive to survive and so worthy of scientific inquiry. ... More>


The Dark Side of Power Posing: Cape or Kryptonite?


A Tiny Pronoun Says a Lot About You


2013 APS Award Address: Roy F. Baumeister

Roy F. Baumeister is a recipient of the Association for Psychological Science (APS) William James Fellow Award for his lifetime of significant intellectual contributions to the basic science of psychology. […]... More>