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Eradicating Child Marriage
17-January-2018

Child marriage is a global issue affecting various countries, religions and ethnicities. In this Asia Research News 2018 feature article, researchers from Malaysia and UK spoke to 7,500 women to find out the causes and consequences of child marriage.

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Contact: University of Malaya Institution: University of Malaya
 
The more competitive, the more passionate in romantic relationships
15-January-2018

Americans are more passionate toward their romantic partners than Japanese people are because Americans live in social environments in which people have greater freedom to choose and replace their partners, a team of Japanese researchers suggest.

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Contact: Katrina-Kay Sepulveda Alaimo Institution: Hokkaido University
 
Is punishment as effective as we think?
27-December-2017

Punishment might not be an effective means to get members of society to cooperate for the common good, according to a social dilemma experiment.

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Contact: Katrina-Kay Sepulveda Alaimo Institution: Hokkaido University
 
Indian’s ‘revolution’ inspired by Bolsheviks, spurred on by Britain plundering the Sub-Continent’s wealth, according to new academic article
8-December-2017

As Russia’s revolution celebrates its centenary, Dr Kalim Siddiqui draws comparisons with India’s push for independence.

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Contact: Administrator Account Institution: ResearchSEA
 
Nodding raises likability and approachability
27-November-2017

The act of nodding positively affects the subjective likability of people by about 30 percent and their approachability by 40 percent, according to a study conducted by researchers from Hokkaido University and Yamagata University in Japan.

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Contact: Katrina-Kay Sepulveda Alaimo Institution: Hokkaido University
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