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Glenn Adams

Glenn Adams

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Glenn Adams is professor in the Psychology Department at the University of Kansas.. He served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Sierra Leone before completing his Ph.D. in Social Psychology at Stanford University. His graduate training included two years of field research in Ghana, which provided the empirical foundation for his research on cultural-psychological foundations of relationship. His current work builds on this foundation to investigate the coloniality of knowledge in psychological science and to articulate models of human development and ways of living that promote sustainable well-being for broader humanity.

Primary Interests:

  • Aggression, Conflict, Peace
  • Close Relationships
  • Culture and Ethnicity
  • Gender Psychology
  • Health Psychology
  • Intergroup Relations
  • Law and Public Policy
  • Life Satisfaction, Well-Being
  • Political Psychology
  • Prejudice and Stereotyping
  • Research Methods, Assessment
  • Self and Identity

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Glenn Adams
Department of Psychology
University of Kansas
1415 Jayhawk Boulevard
Lawrence, Kansas 66045-7556
United States of America

  • Phone: (785) 864-9481
  • Fax: (785) 864-5696

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