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Psychology News Round-Up (May 2nd)

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By Dave Nussbaum

Psychology News Round-Up (May 9th)

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By Dave Nussbaum

A few things in psychology you might have missed this week. Happy Mother’s Day!

Psychology News Round-Up (May 16th)

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By Dave Nussbaum
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Psychology News Round-up (2/21)

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By Dave Nussbaum

What happens when we ask others to behave unethically? In an op-ed in the New York Times‘ Gray Matter section this past week, Waterloo’s Vanessa Bohns (@profbohns) explains that others are surprisingly likely to comply with our requests. Bohns’ research suggests that “we often fail to recognize the power of social pressure when we are the ones doing the pressuring.”

The Role of Ability Beliefs in Academic Gender Gaps

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By Andrei Cimpian

The decision to pursue a career rests in part on how we judge the following inequality:

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