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Is Your 4-Year-Old A Liar? Here’s The Bright Side


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring conditioning effects on pain, dynamics of defensive behavior, and women's perceptions of anger in other women. ... 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>


Understanding Others’ Thoughts Enables Young Kids to Lie

Kids who are taught to reason about the mental states of others are more likely to use deception to win a reward than those who don't receive theory-of-mind training. ... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring kinesthetic working memory, prenatal development and social trust in adolescence and adulthood, and implicit social biases in individuals with autism. ... More>