Character  &  Context

The Science of Who We Are and How We Relate
Editors: Mark Leary, Shira Gabriel, Brett Pelham
Apr 20, 2018

Psychology News Round-Up: ICYMI April 20, 2018

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This week's roundup is extra long and covers nudges, replication, professor evaluations, and a bit of Starbucks. Recently in the news, written a post, or have selections you'd like us to consider? Email us, use the hashtag #SPSPblog, or tweet us directly @spspnews.
 

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Leila Harris, Jiaying Zhao, and Martine Visser, on nudging water use as major city is on the verge of running out of water.
 
Jayanth Narayanan and colleagues take an empirical investigation into how diversity affects communities.
 
Michael Schaerer, Martin Schweinsberg, and Roderick Swaab discuss the power of imagination when it comes to negotiating.
 

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Why is this blog called Character & Context?

Everything that people think, feel, and do is affected by some combination of their personal characteristics and features of the social context they are in at the time. Character & Context explores the latest insights about human behavior from research in personality and social psychology, the scientific field that studies the causes of everyday behaviors.  

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