Psychological Science Agenda

A publication of the Science Directorate
April 2005 |Vol. 19, No. 3

SCIENCE BRIEFS

Rumor and Gossip Research

By Ralph L. Rosnow and Eric K. Foster

We should distinguish between rumor and gossip, as each appears to function differently in its pure state.

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR'S COLUMN

INTERESTING CAREERS

ALSO IN THIS ISSUE

  • The Buddy System—Forming Partnerships on Capitol Hill
    Coalitions are one of the most effective mechanisms APA Science Policy staff use to leverage a limited set of resources. Our work with other organizations is also an expression of cooperation and collegiality that enhances the role of behavioral sciences within the broader scientific community.
    By Geoff Mumford

ANNOUNCEMENTS

  • Announcements
    Call for Nominations: APA Distinguished Science Awards; Call for Nominations: Decade of Behavior Awards; Proposals Invited: Grants Available for Scientific Conferences