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Blacks in Prison: Perception and Punishment

Everyone has heard the statistics on the incarceration of Black Americans, but they bear repeating. Blacks make up nearly 40 percent of the inmates in the nation’s prisons, although they […]... More>


Updating the Glass Cliff

Janet Kottke, California State University, San Bernardino, present her research on "Updating the Glass Cliff: Female Characteristics Perceived Essential for Leading Thriving Companies" at the 2014 APS Annual Convention in Washington, DC. ... More>


Observer Article

Three Pioneers Go ‘Inside the Psychologist’s Studio’

Three celebrated psychological scientists sat down for interviews about their education, their accomplishments, and their legacies at the 2014 APS Annual Convention in San Francisco. ... More>


Innovation on Display at Inaugural SAS Conference

“Ideas worth spreading” were on display at the Inaugural Conference of the Society for Affective Science ... More>


The Source of Stereotypes

It’s human nature to categorize people. When we meet someone for the first time, we make instant judgments about their social status and their personality. Susan Fiske has devoted her […]... More>