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How Do We Increase Empathy?


Increasing Individualism in US Linked with Rise of White-Collar Jobs

Various cultural indicators show that rising individualism in the United States over the last 150 years is mainly associated with a societal shift toward more white-collar occupations. ... More>


Americans Overestimate Class Mobility


Playing With Puzzles and Blocks Could Build Children’s Spatial Skills

Play may seem like fun and games, but new research shows that specific kinds of play are actually associated with development of particular cognitive skills. ... More>


The High Costs of Status Seeking