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Newswise: The New Orleans Book Festival at Tulane Reveals Best-Selling Authors for Inaugural 2020 Lineup

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The New Orleans Book Festival at Tulane Reveals Best-Selling Authors for Inaugural 2020 Lineup

Tulane University

The 2020 New Orleans Book Festival at Tulane University, a new major literary event for the Crescent City, will take place March 19-21, with a lineup featuring best-selling authors including Jason Berry, Roy Blount Jr., Donna L. Brazile, David Brooks, Sarah M. Broom, Mika Brzezinski, Jean Case, Steve Case, Dave Eggers, Malcolm Gladwell, Eddie Glaude, Annette Gordon-Reed, John Grisham, Mitch Landrieu, Erik Larson, Michael Lewis, Eric Motley, Peter S. Onuf, Samantha Power, Sister Helen Prejean, Susan Rice, Joe Scarborough, Alon Shaya, Anne Snyder, Evan Thomas, Sean Tuohy, Kim Vaz-Deville and Darren Walker.

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17-Oct-2019 11:05 AM EDT

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The long road of recovery after spinal cord damage

Case Western Reserve University

The U.S. Department of Defense recently awarded researchers from MetroHealth Medical Center and Case Western Reserve University more than $800,000 to study the experiences and needs of veterans and civilians who have suffered spinal cord injuries.

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16-Oct-2019 4:10 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 720896

Statement of APA President Marking World Poverty Day

American Psychological Association (APA)

Following is the statement of Rosie Phillips Davis, PhD, president of the American Psychological Association, marking World Poverty Day: “World Poverty Day represents an opportunity for us to examine our biases, move beyond our individual selves and identify the systemic, underlying mechanisms driving income insecurity. Psychological science can help address the structural barriers and cognitive processes that perpetuate poverty and generate solutions."

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16-Oct-2019 3:15 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 720889

How partisan hate leads people to believe falsehoods

Ohio State University

Researchers now have a better idea of why people who rely on partisan news outlets are more likely to believe falsehoods about political opponents.

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16-Oct-2019 3:25 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Newswise: Medical Minute: Providers help women cope with pain of infant loss

Article ID: 720906

Medical Minute: Providers help women cope with pain of infant loss

Penn State Health

For women who suffer the devastation of an infant loss during pregnancy, emotions can run the gamut. They may feel guilty, angry or even relieved. No matter the feeling, expressing those emotions plays a big role in adapting to life after such a tragic event.

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16-Oct-2019 3:05 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Newswise: New Undergraduate Degree in Communication, Media, and Design Offered at Rensselaer

Article ID: 720886

New Undergraduate Degree in Communication, Media, and Design Offered at Rensselaer

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI)

As the contemporary media landscape grows ever more complex, a new undergraduate degree offered by Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute will provide students with the necessary critical framework to engage with, participate in, and study the media on a global scale.

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16-Oct-2019 2:55 PM EDT

Arts and Humanities, Education

Newswise: New Undergraduate Degree in Communication, Media, and Design Offered at Rensselaer

Article ID: 720886

New Undergraduate Degree in Communication, Media, and Design Offered at Rensselaer

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI)

As the contemporary media landscape grows ever more complex, a new undergraduate degree offered by Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute will provide students with the necessary critical framework to engage with, participate in, and study the media on a global scale.

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16-Oct-2019 2:55 PM EDT

Arts and Humanities, Education

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Article ID: 720884

Virtual walking system for re-experiencing the journey of another person

Toyohashi University of Technology

A research team consisting of Professor Michiteru Kitazaki from the Toyohashi University of Technology

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16-Oct-2019 2:05 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 720883

Deaf Infants’ Gaze Behavior More Advanced Than That of Hearing Infants

University of Texas at Austin (UT Austin)

Deaf infants who have been exposed to American Sign Language are better at following an adult’s gaze than their hearing peers, supporting the idea that social-cognitive development is sensitive to different kinds of life experiences.

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16-Oct-2019 2:05 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences


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