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Medical News Today: Does ‘vicarious revenge’ bring psychological closure or a sense of justice to victims?

A team of social psychologists use the assassination of Osama bin Laden to examine the extent to which ‘vicarious revenge’ contributes to victims’ sense of closure and justice.
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Negative Emotional Responses To Everyday Stressors Can Contribute To Psychological Problems Later In Life

The way in which people respond to everyday stress could be an accurate predictor of their long-term mental health, revealed a study published in the journal Psychological Science. The study, which was led by Susan Charles, UC Irvine professor of psychology & social behavior, aimed to find out whether everyday irritations can potentially harm or even strengthen us…
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Anxious Fathers May Pass Psychological Disorders Onto Their Female Offspring

According to a study of mice, conducted by researchers at Tufts University School of Medicine (TUSM) in Boston and published in Biological Psychiatry, a woman’s risk of developing out-of-the-norm social behavior and anxiety or stress may be partly due to the events which took place in her father’s life when he was younger…
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