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Books to Check Out: November 2015

To submit a new book, email apsobserver@psychologicalscience.org. Friend & Foe: When to Cooperate, When to Compete, and How to Succeed at Both by Adam Galinsky and Maurice Schweitzer; Crown Business, September 29, […]... More>


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De Dreu Receives Hendrik Muller Prize

The Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences will award the €25,000 Dr. Hendrik Muller Prize for Behavioral and Social Sciences to APS Fellow Carsten De Dreu during a December […]... More>


Uncovering the Extravert Advantage

A new study pinpoints one specific behavior that helps extraverts excel at building social bonds. ... More>


Safe Crossings: The Power of Eye Contact

Considerable research has underscored the powerful effects of eye contact in social interactions, and new research suggests that these effects may extend to the road. ... More>


Feeling Like a Fraud on the Job

Most people advance through their careers with legitimate training, yet scientists have found certain personality traits leave some capable people feeling ill-qualified for their jobs. ... More>