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Young Children Take Authoritarian Cues From Their Parents

Young adults' levels of authoritarianism are strongly linked with those of their parents, but new research suggests these individual differences may emerge as early as age 3. ... More>


What’s Love Got to Do With It?

While the romantics among us may not like to hear it, evidence suggests that some of our most important relationship decisions are based on common judgment and decision making strategies. ... More>


Little Authoritarians: The Closing of Young Minds


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring precision as a cue of confidence, heart rate variability and memory retrieval, disclosure and conflicts of interest, biased predecisional processing, and attentional blink. ... More>


You Can’t Take It With You, but You Still Want More