In This Issue

Editor's recommended reading

Books and articles of interest to division members

By Marssa A. Harrison


Leavy, J. (2010). The last boy: Mickey Mantle and the End of America’s Childhood. New York, NY: Harper. 480 pages. ISBN-13: 978-0060883522

Segal, N.L. (2012). Born together—reared apart: The landmark Minnesota Twin study. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press. 416 pages. ISBN 13: 978-0674055469

Smoller, J. (2012). The other side of normal: How biology is providing the clues to unlock the secrets of normal and abnormal behavior. New York, NY: William Morrow. ISBN-13: 978-0061492198


Agrillo, C. (2011). Near-death experience: Out of body and out of brain? Review of General Psychology, 15(1), 1-10.  doi: 10.1037/a0021992

Boden, M.T., & Berenbaum, H. (2012). Facets of emotional clarity and suspiciousness. Personality and Individual Differences, 53(4), 426-430. doi: 10.1016/j.paid.2012.04.010

Boehm, J.K., & Kubzansky, L.D. (2012). The heart's content: The association between positive psychological well-being and cardiovascular health. Psychological Bulletin, 38(4), 655-691. doi: 10.1037/a0027448

Brelsford, G., & Friedberg, R.D. (2011). Religious and spiritual issues: Family therapy approaches with military families coping with deployment. Journal of Contemporary Psychotherapy, 41(4), 255-262. doi: 10.1007/s10879-011-9174-4

MacEvoy, J.P., & Leff, S.S. (2012). Children’s sympathy for peers who are the targets of peer aggression. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 40(7), 1137-1148. doi: 10.1007/s10802-012-9636-5

Pickren, W. (2011). Liberating history: The context of the challenge of psychologists of color to American psychology. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 5(4), 425-433.

Stulp, G., Buunk, A.P., Verhulst, S., & Pollet, T.V. (2012). High and mighty: Height increases authority in professional refereeing.Evolutionary Psychology, 10(3), 588-601.

Veselka, L., Schermer, J.A., & Vernon, P.A. (2011). Beyond the Big Five: The Dark Triad and the Supernumerary Personality Inventory. Twin Research and Human Genetics, 14, 158-168.

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