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2011-10-31 10:12:51

Individual beliefs don´t stay confined to the person who has them; they can affect how a society functions. A new study published in Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science, looks at 57 countries and finds that an individual´s sexism leads to gender inequality in the society as a whole–not surprising, but it is the largest study to find this relationship. “I´m interested in the consequences people´s beliefs about how the...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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