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Newswise: Study Identifies Religious Bias Against Refugees
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    10-Oct-2019 2:00 PM EDT

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Study Identifies Religious Bias Against Refugees

University of California San Diego

When you hold constant national origin, religion is the most powerful source of discrimination against refugees to the United States – mattering more than gender, age, fluency in English or professional skill. Also: Though anti-Muslim bias prevails across the board in the U.S., it differs across subgroups.

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9-Oct-2019 12:40 PM EDT
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Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 719276

Perception of musical pitch varies across cultures

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

People who are accustomed to listening to Western music, which is based on a system of notes organized in octaves

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19-Sep-2019 11:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 719127

Religion and the Brain – Studies Seek 'Neurobiological Correlates' of Religion and Spirituality

Wolters Kluwer Health: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

Evidence suggests that religious and spiritual states and behaviors are related to certain structures and processes in the brain, concludes a research review in the September/October issue of Harvard Review of Psychiatry. The journal is published in the Lippincott portfolio by Wolters Kluwer.

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17-Sep-2019 2:05 PM EDT
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Newswise: In India, riots have lasting impact on how loans are made

Article ID: 718590

In India, riots have lasting impact on how loans are made

Washington University in St. Louis

Riots that resulted in anywhere from 10 to 1,000-plus deaths in their hometowns ultimately influenced lending decisions among hundreds of loan managers in India — and the effect endured for decades, reveals a new study involving a researcher from Olin Business School at Washington University in St. Louis.

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6-Sep-2019 1:05 PM EDT
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Newswise: The Medical Minute: Faith factors into health care needs

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The Medical Minute: Faith factors into health care needs

Penn State Health

From medical decisions and surgical recovery to coping with stress and end-of-life issues, a patient’s faith — or lack thereof — affects nearly every part of a medical journey.

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28-Aug-2019 12:05 PM EDT
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Residential Inequality Exists for Muslims

University at Albany, State University of New York

A study of Philadelphia’s residential landscape found that Muslims are experiencing greater residential disadvantages than non-Muslims. The study was conducted by two University at Albany professors who chose Philly as their study site because it reflects national trends.

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27-Aug-2019 11:05 AM EDT
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