People are prejudiced — sometimes unashamedly so. We tend to have a host of reasons ready to justify our biases… More
Ranked chess players’ data suggest that women playing against men perform better than expected based on official ratings… More
NPR: What will it take for the people of this world to drop their prejudices, to move past intolerance —… More
Suparna Rajaram is the new APS President. Susan Goldin-Meadow becomes Immediate Past President. Barbara G. Tversky becomes President-Elect, and Stacey Sinclair and Howard M. Weiss begin 3-year terms as Members-at-Large.
Research shows that White people are more likely to perceive a Black person as a truth-teller compared with a White person, although their spontaneous behavior indicates the reverse bias… More
A sample of new research exploring the detrimental effects of oxytocin in competitive environments and models identifying the factors that predict ideological prejudice… More