Latest Social group Stories
No matter what high-school clique we fell into – the jocks, the burnouts or the popular crowd – we probably had inflated perceptions of what the other groups were up to, according to a new study from a team of America researchers.
Like many social mammals, ravens form different types of social relationships – they may be friends, kin, or partners and they also form strict dominance relations.
Upon victory, an athlete's initial and instinctive reaction is one that displays dominance over his or her opponent, according to a new study published today in the journal Motivation and Emotion.
Peer group influences affect children much earlier than researchers have suspected, finds a new University of Maryland-led study.
Give attention to people who are talking. Wait in line to show courtesy to the person in front. These are just a few of the social norms that are observed on a daily basis. Researchers from the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology recently set out to better understand how social norms are acquired.
Prejudice against people from groups different than their own is linked to aggression for men and fear for women, suggests new research led by Michigan State University scholars.
The company an adolescent keeps affects his or her behavior—particularly when these friends engage in illicit activities and are indifferent to education—right?
The company an adolescent keeps, particularly when it comes to drugs and criminal activity, affects bad behavior. Right?
Generosity is typically regarded as a virtue. But among leaders, it can be seen as a sign of weakness, according to a new study.
It doesn't take a village to raise a child after all.
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