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Attitudes Towards Children of Divorce Among European Canadian and South Asian Canadian Young Adults: The Role of Divorce Norms and Cultural Identification
Since the latter half of the 20th century, divorce has become relatively common in individualist cultures (e.g., European countries), while it is still rather uncommon in collectivist cultures (e.g., South Asian countries). ...
Racial Stereotypes, Identity, and Identity Denial among East Asian Canadians
The model minority stereotype ascribes East Asian minorities with positive characteristics such as intelligent and hardworking, and at the same time, with negative traits like socially-awkward and emotionally-reserved. ...
The Effect of Culture on Load and Distractor Processing
The present study examined perceptual load capacity as a potential mechanism that may contribute to visual attention differences between East Asians and North Americans. Participants identified targets in a low or high ...
The Self in Time: The Impact of Past-Focus on Well-Being and Intergroup Relations
Time perspective is a fundamental human capacity that shapes thoughts, feelings, and behaviors about the self and others. The present research explores the associations between subjective time, both positive and negative ...
Sorry, Not Sorry: The Effect of Transgressors' Power on Apology and Non-Apology
Power is a basic element of social relationships. Anecdotal and empirical accounts suggest power corrupts individuals behaviour and leads to situations in which apologies would be beneficial. However, the role power plays ...