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More sex may not always make you happier, according to new research published by the Society for Personality and Social Psychology.
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Genetic explanations for violent crimes may encourage jurors to support an insanity defense, but jurors may also believe the defendant is a persistent threat who will commit more crimes in the future, according to new research published by the Society for Personality and Social Psychology.
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In recent years, psychologists established that regions and cities differ in their prevalent personality make-up.
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WASHINGTON, D.C.—The Society of Personality and Social Psychology is pleased to announce Walter Mischel as the 2016 SPSP Convention Legacy honoree.
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People who fear relationship conflicts are just as happy when they are single or in a relationship, according to new research published online today in Social Psychological and Personality Science.
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Immigrants may experience less racism and receive more support when white American citizens believe in a common group identity that embraces everyone regardless of their birthplace, according to new research published by the Society for Personality and Social Psychology.

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