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Volume 18, Issue2February, 2005
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Volume 18, Issue2February, 2005

Forum Letters

Signed, Sealed, Delivered AS READERS OF THE OBSERVER know well, the ability to understand and use behavioral science information can… More

Something to Talk About

Communication has always come easily for Morton Ann Gernsbacher. As a young girl in Dallas, Gernsbacher would carry on full-fledged… More

What Wouldn’t Have Been

The following comments were made to the advisory council of the National Institute of Mental Health during the council’s deliberations… More

Hitting the Bricks

Once housed primarily at the National Institute of Mental Health, some areas of basic behavioral science are being shown the… More

Rich Kid, Poor Kid

It seems Bob Dylan was as much a scientific visionary as a social one. In his 1966 masterpiece Blonde on… More

Is This Good Buy?

In his best-selling 1950s book The Hidden Persuaders, Vance Packard warned Americans that Madison Avenue was teaming with psychologists to… More

Observations

Evolution Says Men Marry Down Men are more likely to marry women below them on the corporate ladder, rather than… More

The Professor’s Voice

What do most college professors have in common with Billy Joel, Reverend Billy Graham, Bill Murray, and Bill Clinton? Few… More