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Group actions trump normative emotional reaction in an incidental observation by young children

Turner, C. R., et al., PLoS ONE
9, e107375. (2014) doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0107375

Exploring tool innovation: A comparison of Western and Bushman children

Nielsen, M., et al., Journal of Experimental Child Psychology
126, 384-394

Applying the contact hypothesis to anti-fat attitudes

Alperin, A., et al., Social Science & Medicine
123, 37-44

Regulatory focus moderates the relationship between task control and physiological and psychological markers of stress

Parker, Stacey L., et al., International Journal of Psychophysiology
94, 3, 390-398

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Parenting and Family Psychology (PSYC3312)

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Dr Jason Tangen discusses some research behind creating interesting or memorable presentations (hint: they aren't the same thing).
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Three minute thesis - Uni of Queensland winners

Statewide Evenings with Steve Austin - ABC Local Radio Queensland - Interviews the 2010 UQ Three Minute Thesis Winners