May 25, 2016
When University of Toronto psychologist Daniel Re set out to study the habits of selfie-takers on social media, no amount of overestimation could have prepared him for the high opinions people seem to have of themselves online.
May 04, 2016
Focusing the powerful to think about how they should behave may serve as a potential form of “preventative medicine” against the abuse of power.
Apr 21, 2016
A recent social psychology study shines a light on how cultural differences affect what voters judge and value most in the facial appearance of potential leaders.
Apr 06, 2016
Psychologists uncover a list of characteristics shared across cultures in North America that shape today’s prototypical vision of “wisdom.”
Mar 24, 2016
Giving something personal increases people’s self-perception of generosity and commitment to charitable causes.
Mar 17, 2016
Study shows how believers can perceive evidence for their religious conviction via deliberate and rational cognitive processes.