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Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance by Angela Duckworth; Scribner, May 3, 2016 Honor Bound: How a Cultural Ideal Has Shaped the American Psyche by Ryan P. Brown, Oxford […]... More>

18th European Conference on Developmental Psychology

The 18th European Association of Developmental Psychology (EADP) biennial conference will take place at Dom Church and Dom Square in Utrecht, the Netherlands, from August 29 to September 1, 2017, […]... More>

Children Learn to Take Turns for Mutual Gain

It takes children until they are about 5 years old to learn to take turns with others, while the social skill seems to elude chimpanzees of all ages. ... More>

For Teens, Learning That Personalities Change Buffers Against Stress

Learning that social and personality traits can change helps teens cope with social challenges, which can help mitigate stress and improve academic performance. ... More>

Steven Pinker: The Elephant, the Emperor, and the Matzo Ball

William James Fellow Award Address recorded May 2016 in Chicago at the 28th Annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science.... More>