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Character  &  Context

In this week's roundup covers racial bias, personality traits of coal mining communities, and a several tweets worth noting. Recently in the news, written a post, or have selections you'd like us to consider? Email...

Replication and Scientific Practices

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Racial bias can seem like an intractable problem. Psychologists and other social scientists have had difficulty finding effective...

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In the Journals

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Women make up 50.8 percent of the U.S. population and have equal voting rights, yet are politically underrepresented....

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In the News

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In this week's roundup we catch up from the Thanksgiving weekend, with posts on giving, happiness, and persuasion...

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Science in Society

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On Oct. 9, Richard Thaler of the University of Chicago won the Nobel Prize for his extraordinary, world-transforming...

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