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Article ID: 712899

People In Higher Social Class Have An Exaggerated Belief That They Are More Capable Than Others

American Psychological Association (APA)

-- People who see themselves as being in a higher social class may tend to have an exaggerated belief that they are more adept than their equally capable lower-class counterparts, and that overconfidence can often be misinterpreted by others as greater competence in important situations, such as job interviews, according to research published by the American Psychological Association.

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15-May-2019 10:30 AM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Article ID: 713135

Young Children Willing to Punish Misbehavior, Even at Personal Cost, New Research Shows

New York University

Children as young as three years old are willing to punish others’ bad behavior, even at personal cost, finds a new study by psychology researchers at New York University.

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20-May-2019 7:05 AM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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    20-May-2019 12:05 AM EDT

Article ID: 712897

Teens with ADHD Get More Traffic Violations for Risky Driving, Have Higher Crash Risk Regardless of Age When Licensed

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Teen drivers diagnosed with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are significantly more likely to crash, be issued traffic and moving violations, and engage in risky driving behaviors than their peers without ADHD.

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15-May-2019 10:30 AM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Article ID: 713096

Owning a Dog Is Influenced by Our Genetic Make-Up

Uppsala University

A team of Swedish and British scientists have studied the heritability of dog ownership using information from 35,035 twin pairs from the Swedish Twin Registry.

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17-May-2019 11:05 AM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 712889

Stigma towards sexual minorities increases alcohol craving

Research Society on Alcoholism

Exposure to stigma elicits negative mood and alcohol craving among sexual minority young adults who are heavy drinkers, according to findings from a novel study at American University, Washington, DC, and Brown University, Rhode Island.

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15-May-2019 6:05 AM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 713049

Study shows that other factors besides ingratitude drive teachers to quit

Texas State University

A comprehensive occupational health study evaluating intent-to-quit in public school teachers,” shows that other factors besides ingratitude drive teachers to quit

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17-May-2019 9:00 AM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 713075

Gaps in Child Flourishing Narrow with Family Resilience and Connection

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Less than half of school-aged children in the U.S. are flourishing, according to a new study led by researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. However, children living in families with higher levels of resilience and connection are much more likely to flourish. This is true for children across levels of household income, health status and exposure to adverse childhood experiences

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17-May-2019 8:00 AM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 713065

Children describe technology that gives them a sense of ambiguity as 'creepy'

University of Washington

University of Washington researchers have defined for the first time what children mean when they say technology is “creepy.”

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16-May-2019 4:05 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 713031

Brain activity of Spanish Popular Party voters triggered by rivals

University of Granada

The findings of the study show that, at the cerebral level, it is more effective for Spanish political parties to design their campaigns

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16-May-2019 2:05 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences


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