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On SAGE Insight: Assessment of #TheDress With Traditional Color Vision Tests

Article title: Assessment of #TheDress With Traditional Color Vision Tests: Perception Differences Are Associated With Blueness From i-Perception #TheDress phenomenon that began after Caitlin McNeil posted a picture of the dress on February 26, 2015 has provoked much discussion within the … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: Environmental effects on development

  Special Section:  Environmental effects on development: Concordance and discrepancies between genetically-controlled and non genetically-controlled studies From International Journal of Behavioral Development In this special section, the aim was to bring together studies that examine the unique role of environmental … Continue reading

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Poverty, not the “teenage brain” account for high rates of teen crime

Age, poverty, murder, and gun homicide: Is young age or poverty level the key issue? From SAGE Open While many blame the “teenage brain” for high rates of teen crime, violence, and driving incidents, an important factor has been ignored: … Continue reading

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Middle school dilemma: Girls’ body image affected by older peers

Contextualizing ‘Student Body’: Is Exposure to Older Students Associated with Body Dissatisfaction in Female Early Adolescents From Psychology of Women Quarterly The media is highly criticized for contributing to body image issues in adolescents. However, this study finds a different … Continue reading

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What’s gendered about gender-based violence?

What’s gendered about gender-based violence?: An empirically grounded theoretical exploration from Tanzania From Gender & Society In Sub-Saharan Africa, violence against women (VAW) as a policy, practice, and research field has mushroomed in the past two decades under the term “gender-based … Continue reading

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The psychological consequences of terrorism among child victims

Systematic review of the psychological consequences of terrorism among child victims From International Review of Victimology Terrorist acts such as 9/11 and the recent Boston Marathon incident have understandably shocked and devastated the American public and the wider world. Terrorist … Continue reading

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