March 2010

Psychology Today Magazine March 2010

The Expectations Trap

Why we're conditioned to blame our partners for our unhappiness.

Portrait of a Hunger Artist

The anorexia began innocently enough, until eating became the point of living. Precisely because it was so special, it had to be made more perfect by hunger.
Raising E and Yo...

Raising E and Yo...

A sociologist reconsiders his kids' outrageous names--and mines the data for clues to the consequences.

Welcome to Outer (Head) Space

Inhospitable environments have a lot to teach us about stress, coping with adversity, and getting along with each other.