July 1 - 7

July 1 - 7

Start your lazy summer with these good reads. See essays on names and faces, "whatever," dishonesty in close relationships, and more.
Does Your Name Fit Your Face?

Does Your Name Fit Your Face?

By Robert Burriss Ph.D.
People may be liked more if their face and name go together
The Psychology and Brain Biology of “Whatever”

The Science of “Whatever”

By Srini Pillay M.D.
Why some people could care less.
Love Blinds: Why We Miss Dishonesty in Close Relationships

Dishonesty in Close Relationships

By Wendy L. Patrick, Ph.D.
How relational familiarity and desirability benefits deceivers.
Give Me a Sign: Recognizing Signals of Commitment

Recognizing Signals of Commitment

By Scott M. Stanley Ph.D.
Looking for lasting love? Look for signals that mean something.
How to Deal with Your Partner’s Jealousy

How to Deal with Your Partner’s Jealousy

By David Ludden Ph.D.
Putting out fires before they burn the relationship.
Mnemonic Misery

Mnemonic Misery

By Hal McDonald Ph.D.
New research shows that feeling bad can help you remember well.