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APS Fellow Jennifer L. Eberhardt Named 2014 MacArthur ‘Genius’ Fellow

Social psychologist Jennifer L. Eberhardt was awarded a 2014 MacArthur Fellowship in recognition of her outstanding research on the psychological association between race and crime. ... More>


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The Study of Reading, Writing, and Arithmetic

In recognition of the new school year beginning in many parts of the world, the Observer examines a host of psychological research on learning — not just in the classroom, but across the life-span. ... More>


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Literary Character

Literary fiction not only helps academic success but can also affect social skills and emotional intelligence, studies suggest. ... More>


Teaching Current Directions

Teaching Current Directions in Psychological Science

Featured Articles: “Brain Size Matters” and “Inspiring Interest in Interests” ... More>


Networking Style May Predict Profits for Entrepreneurs

A new study finds that entrepreneurs who seek out more networking opportunities also end up making more money. ... More>