Current Directions in Psychological Science

Volume 19, Number 1 - February 2010

Ape and Human Cognition: What's the Difference?
Michael Tomasello & Esther Herrmann

The Origin of Cultural Differences in Cognition: The Social Orientation Hypothesis
Michael E. W. Varnum, Igor Grossmann, Shinobu Kitayama, and Richard E. Nisbett

Stereotype Threat Deconstructed
Toni Schmader

Cognitive and Linguistic Processing in the Bilingual Mind
Ellen Bialystok and Fergus I.M. Craik

Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: Endophenotypes, Structure, and Etiological Pathways
Joel T. Nigg

Assessing Aggression Using Conditional Reasoning
Lawrence R. James and James M. LeBreton

More Than Happy: The Need For Disentangling Positive Emotions
Disa Sauter

The Neural Bases of Infant Attention
John E. Richards, Greg D. Reynolds, and Mary L. Courage

The Darker Side of Social Anxiety: When Aggressive Impulsivity Prevails Over Shy Inhibition
Todd B. Kashdan and Patrick E. McKnight

The Magical Mystery Four: How Is Working Memory Capacity Limited, and Why?
Nelson Cowan

Social Cognition Unbound: Insights into Anthropomorphism and Dehumanization
Adam Waytz, Nicholas Epley, John T. Cacioppo

Goal-Driven Cognition and Functional Behavior: The Fundamental-Motives Framework
Douglas T. Kenrick, Steven L. Neuberg, Vladas Griskevicius, D. Vaughn Becker, and Mark Schaller