Initially Threatened by Change, People Adapt to Societal Diversity over Time (image) Princeton University, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs Share Print E-Mail Caption With time, people can adapt to societal diversity and actually benefit from it, according to a study led by researchers at Princeton University and the University of Oxford and recently published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS). Those in power especially set the tone for integrating people into a new society. Credit Egan Jimenez, Princeton University Usage Restrictions With credit Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.