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60-Second Mind

Scientific American

Science & Medicine, Social Sciences, Technology

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Science & Medicine 107
Social Sciences 16

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Psychology Studies Biased toward Western Undergrads

August 7th, 2010

Episode 31 of 93 episodes

A recent and exhaustive meta-analysis of scientific data shows that top psychology studies tend to make conclusions about human nature based on samples taken solely from Western undergraduate students. Christie Nicholson reports

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