Psychological scientist Betsy Levy Paluck is recognized for her innovative research investigating behavior change in social groups… 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.
Young children are more likely to attribute mental states to characters that belong to the same group as them relative to characters that belong to an outside group… More
Chanting at football games, singing national anthems, and marching in a band are examples of rituals that bring groups of… More
Engaging in basic rituals — even arbitrary movements — can make us more likely to trust those who share the same ritual and less likely to trust those who don’t… More
A sample of new research exploring antecedents and consequences of anger and disgust and coordinated herding behavior among multiple agents… More