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Eating Disorders

Kelly R. Theim, Lisa M. Ranzenhofer, Marian Tanofsky-Kraff

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2014-02-25

Eating Disorders Introduction Eating disorders are psychiatric conditions of clinical significance. Over the past several decades, knowledge i...

Ecological Psychology

Harry Heft, Michael Richardson

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

Ecological Psychology Introduction Ecological psychology refers to the theoretical approach and research program in perceptual psychology deve...

Educational Settings, Assessment of Thinking in

Gregory Schraw

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Assessment of Thinking in Educational Settings Introduction The study of thinking and thinking skills is one of the most important topics in ed...

Effect Size

David B. Flora

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2019-05-29

Effect SizeIntroductionSimply put, effect size (ES) is the magnitude or strength of association between or among variables. Effect sizes (ESs) are com...

Embodiment and Embodied Cognition

Stephen Flusberg

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Embodiment and Embodied Cognition Introduction Embodied cognition (EC) is a movement within the field of cognitive science that seeks to explor...

Emerging Adulthood

Elizabeth Mazur

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2016-09-28

Emerging AdulthoodIntroductionJeffrey Arnett and Susan Taber first introduced in print the term emerging adulthood in the article “Adolescence Termina...


Keith Oatley

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

EmotionIntroductionEmotion is central to our experience of others and of ourselves. Since the early 1950s it has come fully onto the agenda of psychol...

Emotional Intelligence

Marc Brackett, Peter Salovey

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Emotional Intelligence Introduction Emotional intelligence (EI) emerged from the premise that emotions impact nearly every aspect of human exp...

Empathy and Altruism

Eric L. Stocks, Taylor Clark

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2020-02-26

Empathy and AltruismIntroductionThe word empathy has been used as a label for many different phenomena, including feeling what another person is feeli...

Employee Stress and Well-Being

Wheeler Nakahara, Steve Jex, Kristin Horan

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2021-04-21

Employee Stress and Well-BeingIntroductionThis article provides a general overview of overarching topics in the literature on stress and well-being. B...

Environmental Neuroscience and Environmental Psychology

Marc Berman, Daniel J. Hayes, Katherine Krpan

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2015-08-31

Environmental Neuroscience and Environmental Psychology Introduction The external environment can have a profound impact on our brains and beh...

Ethics in Psychological Practice

Samuel Knapp, Leon VandeCreek

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Ethics in Psychological Practice Introduction Professional ethics refers to the laws, regulations, and standards that govern the profession (i...

Event Perception

Lauren Richmond, Jeffrey Zacks

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2018-06-27

Event PerceptionIntroductionEvents are part and parcel of everyday life. Research on event perception has roots in social perception and in the percep...

Evolutionary Psychology

Zachary Hohman, Bruce Ellis

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Evolutionary Psychology Introduction Evolutionary psychology is the application of the principles and knowledge of evolutionary biology to psyc...

Expansive Posture

Sally D. Farley

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2020-07-29

Expansive PostureIntroductionMuch can be gleaned about the affective, cognitive, and motivational states of others by attending to various channels of...

Experimental Existential Psychology

Cathy R. Cox, Robert B. Arrowood

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2018-10-25

Experimental Existential PsychologyIntroductionExistential psychology developed in an attempt to understand how people cope with the realities of exis...

Exploratory Data Analysis

Chong Ho Yu

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2017-11-29

Exploratory Data AnalysisIntroductionExploratory data analysis (EDA) is a strategy of data analysis that emphasizes maintaining an open mind to altern...

Eyewitness Testimony

Adele Quigley-McBride, Laura Smalarz, Gary Wells

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Eyewitness TestimonyIntroductionEyewitness testimony is critically important to the justice system. Indeed, it is necessary in all criminal trials to ...

Eysenck, Hans

Rod Buchanan

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2020-03-25

Hans EysenckIntroductionHans Jurgen Eysenck (b. 1916–d. 1997) was a towering figure in personality psychology, notable for the audacity of his theoriz...

Factor Analysis

Ronald D. Porter, Leandre R. Fabrigar

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2012-11-21

Factor Analysis Introduction Factor analysis is a term used to refer to a set of statistical procedures designed to determine the number of di...

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