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American Psychological Association affirms link between violent games, depression
Playing violent video games is linked to increases in aggression and decreases in sensitivity to aggression, according to an American Psychological Association (APA) review of recent research. 1,748 more words
STEM is an acronym referring to the academic discipline of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. It is significant in that it recognizes the importance of these disciplines to economic competitiveness and, accordingly, stresses their importance to educational policy, Psychology is recognized as a STEM discipline by the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). 534 more words
On Aug. 7, the American Psychological Association overwhelmingly approved a sweeping ban on any involvement by psychologists in national security interrogationsconducted by the U.S. government. 794 more words
Salutin on the role of psychologists and other social scientists, and the need to recognize for them to abandon some of their scientific pretensions:
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New York Times’ reporter James Risen, a U.S.