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July 29, 2014

The Great Fragmentation: And Why the Future of All Business is Small

The Great Fragmentation: And Why the Future of All Business is Small

July 29, 2014

Understanding Y: #andYyoushould

Understanding Y: #andYyoushould 

July 21, 2014

Mental Health Issues Uncovered in Children with Relatives Who Participated in Manhunt after Boston Marathon Attack

Children with relatives who were called upon to participate in the interagency manhunt following the Boston Marathon attack carried a particularly heavy mental health burden, according to a Depression and Anxiety study that included surveys of Boston-area parents and other caretakers.

12:00 AM EDT April 10, 2014

Politics of Suspicion: How Distrustful Activists Call for and then Block Reforms

Political Psychology reports that while distrust can manifest in protests and demands for reform, the desired change can also be derailed by distrust in the people who are demanded to carry them through

April 07, 2014

Primatologists Defend use of Primates as Models for Medical Research

Writing in the American Journal of Primatology, medical researchers argue that continued research with primates is needed

March 17, 2014

Entrepreneurial Survival: Study Explores How Local Initiatives Emerge During Natural Disasters

New research in the Journal of Management Studies investigates these under-studied groups, using Australian bushfires to discover the role these local ventures

March 17, 2014

You’re Only Lying to Yourself ... and the Voters: The Politics of Self-Deception

New research in Political Studies argues that the self-deception of politicians, who in turn mislead the public, may be a more common factor in political life than we realize.

March 03, 2014

Tears and Fears: How Do Emotions Change our Political Attitudes?

Political Psychology explores how emotions such as anxiety, even if their cause has nothing to do with politics, can result in a hardening of our views

February 06, 2014

Intervention in First 1000 Days Vital to Fulfilling Childhood Potential

Freely Available Special Issue published in Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences

February 03, 2014

Walk-in access to high quality academic research available in UK public libraries

Students, independent researchers and small businesses can now access many of the world’s best academic papers across science, technology, medicine and other disciplines through their local libraries. This is the result of a unique collaboration between librarians and publishers, who have made their journal content available for free to UK libraries under a new initiative, Access to Research.

February 03, 2014

Economic Crisis Has Made Europeans and Americans Less Likely to Visit the Doctor

Research in Social Science Quarterly suggests the recession has made North Americans and Europeans more reluctant to seek out medical care.

January 21, 2014

Anti-Swine Flu Vaccination Linked to Increased Risk of Narcolepsy in Young Adults

Swedish study finds Swine Flu vaccine linked to increased risk of narcolepsy in young adults.

January 20, 2014

Increasingly complex trade-offs predicted in upcoming management of bushfires in Australia

The management of future bushfires will become increasingly complex, with trade-offs that demand astute recognition and knowledge of current and future trends, as well as how these trends interact with each other in a dynamic and intricate world. Deploying empirical data, embedding experiential insights and involving stakeholder communities will also play a key role in how bushfires can be managed effectively.

12:00 AM EST January 09, 2014

Does ObamaCare Cause Psychological Distress among U.S. Adults?

Stress & Health explores the psychological relationship between patients and health insurance coverage

January 07, 2014

How the Great Recession is Still Leading to Alcohol Problems for Middle-Aged America

Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research explores the ongoing impact of the Great Recession

December 12, 2013

James D. Murphy and William M. Duke Empower and Educate Veterans to Develop their Professional Careers in New Book

A veteran's transition from military to civilian life is a major life event that requires careful planning. In their new book, Down Range authors James D. Murphy and William M. Duke follow a proven career-planning process, one born of military principles and skills that veterans possess and businesses need.

December 02, 2013

Repeating what Jack Nicolson Told me: How Popular Movies (Briefly) Influence Our Political Views

Research in Social Science Quarterly has found that movies watched purely for entertainment can influence our political views for up two weeks

November 25, 2013

Healing the Heart of Democracy

At a critical time in American life, Parker J. Palmer looks with realism and hope at how to deal with our political tensions for the sake of the common good, without the shouting, blaming or defaming so common in our politics today.  A book for all who care about democracy, no matter what their politic convitions.

November 18, 2013

Crisis Europe: Is a State of Emergency Transforming the European Union?

Is the economic crisis the cause or merely the occasion for changes to the European Union?

12:00 AM EDT October 14, 2013

Muscles and Meth: Drug Analog Identified in ‘Craze’ Workout Supplement

An international team of scientists have identified potentially dangerous amounts of methamphetamine analog in the workout supplement Craze, a product widely sold across the U.S. and online. The study, published in Drug Testing and Analysis, was prompted by a spate of failed athletic drug tests. The results reveal the presence of methamphetamine analog N,α-DEPEA, which has not been safely tested for human consumption, in three samples.

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