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When the Majority Becomes the Minority

Rapidly expanding racial and ethnic diversity in many industrialized countries has sparked a new wave of research on the ways people react to changes in their power and social status. ... More>


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Books to Check Out: February 2016

Moral Disengagement: How People Do Harm and Live With Themselves by Albert Bandura; Worth Publishers, December 25, 2015. Minority and Cross-Cultural Aspects of Neuropsychological Assessment: Enduring and Emerging Trends, 2nd […]... More>


Why Diversity Should Matter to Psychological Science

APS Fellow Robert M. Sellers discussed the urgent need for increased diversity in psychological science and outlined concrete steps the field can take to achieve this goal. ... More>


Discriminated Groups Strategize to Avoid Prejudice


People Present Themselves in Ways That Counteract Prejudices Toward Their Group

Individuals from stigmatized groups choose to present themselves in ways that counteract the specific stereotypes and prejudices associated with their group, according to a new study in Psychological Science. ... More>