Character  &  Context

Psychology News Round-Up: ICYMI February 23, 2017

Feature Image
We're here with another weekly roundup. Next week keep we will take break for convention coverage. Keep an eye out for new posts from our cadre of science writer interns covering the meeting. Recently in the news, written a post, or have selections you'd like us to consider? Email us, use the hashtag #SPSPblog, or tweet us directly @spspnews.

On the Blogs

Thomas Talhelm takes a look at the liberal vs conservative discussion via a cultural psychology lens.
 
Nigel Holt covers nostalgia and anticipation as they relate to our health and happiness.
 
"Research shows that iGen is a unique generation – one that may be especially sensitive to gun violence," writes Jean Twenge. 
 
Ron Berler offers a personal account of friendship and conflict, and consults some experts for answers.
 

In the News

What did we miss? Did you recently complete a media interview or have your work featured in the news? Want to be in the next edition? Drop us a note and a link at press@spsp.org. Your contributions keep us engaged.
 

On Twitter


Recently in the news, publishing research you want to share with the media, or interested in writing for our blog? Email Annie Drinkard, SPSP's Media and Public Relations Manager to get started.
 

 

Blog Category: 

About our Blog

Character & Context is the blog of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology (SPSP). With more than 7,500 members, SPSP is the largest organization of social psychologists and personality psychologists in the world.   

Learn More ›

Questions ›

Writing Resources ›

Contribute to the Blog ›

Get Email Updates from the Blog