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Volume 21, Issue5May, 2008
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Volume 21, Issue5May, 2008

Psychology in Singapore

When I was preparing to come to the National University of Singapore (NUS) for a one-year visiting appointment in 1991… More

Update on NIH Peer Review Changes

As previously reported (see the December 2007 and January 2008 Observers), the National Institutes of Health (NIH) is contemplating significant… More

The Upside of Anger

Here’s a maxim from the “duh” department: People typically prefer to feel emotions that are pleasant, like excitement, and avoid… More

On the Newsstand

Cultural Insights: Brain Scans Support Surprising Differences in Perception Between Westerners And Asians The Boston Globe March 3, 2008 “New… More

A Deadly Philosophy

Humans are the only species that systematically murders its own for ideological reasons. More than 50 million people were victims… More

A Letter to Young Scientists

Psychological science in the 21st century promises to be quite different from that of the preceding century. During the 20th… More