Psychology News Round-Up (January 23rd)
By Dave Nussbaum
- This week on the blog, Jordan Leitner explained how people can adaptively disengage from negative feedback.
- Here’s Christine Logel on CBC Radio explaining self-affirmation.
- In the New York Times, Tim Wilson and Jamie Pennebaker’s work was featured in a piece on the benefits of writing:
The Power of a Simple Nudge: Social influence can increase college enrollment and completion for < $10 per student | http://t.co/CRFM1UaSkd
— Jay Van Bavel (@jayvanbavel) January 18, 2015
Our first social psychology video is live! In this short video, Brad Bushman discusses the decline in violence... http://t.co/aZt1mITmQk— In-Mind Magazine (@InMindMag) January 18, 2015
Huffpost summary of our forthcoming Psychological Science paper on self-control, recession and unemployment http://t.co/nVMGzvR2EV— Stirling BSC (@StirlingEconPsy) January 22, 2015
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