Highlights: February 24–March 2

Highlights: February 24–March 2

Here's what we've loved reading this week, including: how your thinking style opens or closes doors, a question about guns on campus, and how to deal with seemingly perfect people.

What Kind of Thinker Believes in God?

By Matthew Hutson
Cognitive style helps determine religious faith.

Rejection and Discrimination Have Different Effects

By Art Markman Ph.D.
How do reactions to rejection and discrimination differ?

Mental Health 101

By Noam Shpancer Ph.D.
Shoes, marshmallows and dogs.

Are You Agreeable?

By Joshua Gowin Ph.D.
Then you’re more likely to benefit from placebos

What Type of Thinker Are You?

By Toni Bernhard J.D.
When you get stuck in convergent thinking, you miss possibilities open to you.

The Myth of the "Other Mother"

By Andrea Fox
How to feel comfortable in your own shoes.

Sequestration, Costa Rica Style

By David P. Barash Ph.D.
Worried about sequestration? We might take a tip from Costa Rica.

Do We Really Need More Guns On Campus?

By David J. Skorton M.D.
Colleges and universities must be free to set their own policies.