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Bystander Effect

David F. Urschler, Julia Fischer, Andreas Kastenmüller, Peter Fischer

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2015-07-28

Bystander Effect Introduction The starting point for research on the bystander effect was the brutal rape-murder of Catherine “Kitty” Genovese...

Childhood and Adolescence, Peer Victimization and Bullying in

Michelle Schmidt, Catherine Bagwell

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2020-05-27

Peer Victimization and Bullying in Childhood and AdolescenceIntroductionGiven the wide-reaching implications of peer bullying and victimization for ch...

Clinical Neuropsychology

Bruce Caplan

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Clinical Neuropsychology Introduction Clinical neuropsychology is the psychological specialty that seeks to elucidate brain-behavior relations ...

Clinical Psychology

Joanna Berg, Rachel Ammirati, Scott O. Lilienfeld

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2012-06-26

Clinical Psychology Introduction Clinical psychology is a broad discipline that focuses on the assessment, diagnosis, etiology (causes), treat...

Cognitive Consistency Theories

J. Edward Russo, Anne-Sophie Chaxel

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2017-07-26

Cognitive Consistency TheoriesIntroductionCognitive consistency is the agreement, coherence, or fit among related beliefs. It is a fundamental topic i...

Cognitive Dissonance Theory

David C. Vaidis, Alexandre Bran

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2014-08-26

Cognitive Dissonance TheoryIntroductionAppearing for the first time in the mid-20th century, the term “cognitive dissonance” appears nowadays about ei...

Cognitive Neuroscience

Teal S. Eich, Edward E. Smith

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Cognitive Neuroscience Introduction In 1918, the American philosopher and psychologist William James wrote: “Nature in her unfathomable designs...

Communication, Nonverbal Cues and

Judee Burgoon, Laura Guerrero

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2012-11-21

Nonverbal Cues and Communication Introduction Long before humans were communicating verbally—that is, through words—they were communicating no...

Comparative Psychology

Katie Hall, Sarah Brosnan

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2015-10-26

Comparative Psychology Introduction Comparative psychology, a subdiscipline of psychology, is the scientific study of the behavior and cogniti...

Competency to Stand Trial

Patricia A. Zapf, Amanda Beltrani

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2019-01-15

Competency to Stand TrialIntroductionA core principle of modern-day law is that all defendants maintain the right to a fair trial. A defendant must be...

Conformity, Compliance, and Obedience

Leandre R. Fabrigar, Meghan E. Norris, Devin Fowlie

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2012-07-24

Conformity, Compliance, and ObedienceIntroductionSocial influence refers to the ways people influence the beliefs, feelings, and behaviors of others. ...

Consciousness

Bruce Bridgeman

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

Consciousness Introduction Though consciousness is central to human experience, it has been little studied in psychology. An important part of...

Coping Processes

Benjamin Gottlieb

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2014-01-13

Coping Processes Introduction As ubiquitous as it is in everyday life, in media accounts of disasters, and in old and new cinema, it has prove...

Counseling Psychology

Elizabeth Nutt Williams

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2014-01-13

Counseling Psychology Introduction Counseling psychology is a specialty within psychology that focuses on counseling, research, and assessment...

Courage

Cynthia L. S. Pury

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2017-10-25

CourageIntroductionCourage is praised as a virtue in many contemporary and historic cultures. While psychological definitions of courage vary, they ne...

Creativity

Ronald A. Beghetto

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2013-11-27

Creativity Introduction Creativity is a complex and compelling psychological phenomenon. To understand creativity is to understand the varied i...

Creativity at Work

Kristina Potočnik

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2019-09-25

Creativity at WorkIntroductionCreativity at work is the process of generating novel and useful ideas to either introduce new products, processes, or s...

Critical Thinking

Heather Butler, Diane Halpern

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Critical Thinking Introduction Critical thinking has been described in many ways, but researchers generally agree that critical thinking involv...

Cross-Cultural Psychology

John W. Berry

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Cross-Cultural Psychology Introduction Cross-cultural psychology is the study of similarities and differences in behavior among individuals wh...

Cultural Psychology

Dov Cohen

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Cultural PsychologyIntroductionCultural psychology is the study of how people shape and are shaped by their cultures. Topics of study in this field in...

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