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We need to talk about ‘Kevin’: The effects of unfortunate first names

Unfortunate first names: Effects of name-based relational devaluation and interpersonal neglect From Social Psychological and Personality Science It may appear hard to believe that something as mundane as a negative first name can evoke neglect, discrimination, prejudice, or even ostracism. This … Continue reading

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