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September 28, 2011
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Who are you? People Yearn for Positive Perception about Themselves

ANN ARBOR, Mich.—People care about how others view them and will go to great lengths to repair negative perceptions, a new University of Michigan study found. For social acceptance, honesty and kindness—which researchers describe as communion traits—are more important for … Continue reading

October 28, 2010
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Friends with Cognitive Benefits: Mental Function Improves After Certain Kinds of Socializing

ANN ARBOR, Mich.— Talking with other people in a friendly way can make it easier to solve common problems, a new University of Michigan study shows. But conversations that are competitive in tone, rather than cooperative, have no cognitive benefits. … Continue reading