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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...

Computational Psychology

Ron Sun

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2022-10-27

Computational PsychologyIntroductionComputational psychology is concerned with understanding the mind and its various functions and domains through de...

Conflict Management in the Workplace

Patricia Elgoibar, Ryan Armstrong, Martin Euwema

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2022-01-12

Conflict Management in the WorkplaceIntroductionConflict is a component of interpersonal interactions, and therefore natural in the workplace. While n...

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. ...


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...


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...


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...

Daily Life, Research Methods for Studying

Carla Arredondo, Gloria Luong

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2019-04-24

Research Methods for Studying Daily LifeIntroductionMethods for studying daily life have blossomed since the 1980s. Although these methods have been a...

Data Science Methods for Psychology

Jeffrey Stanton

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2020-02-26

Data Science Methods for PsychologyIntroductionThe term “data science” refers to an emerging field of research and practice that focuses on obtaining,...

Data Sharing in Psychology

Joy Kennedy

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2021-02-24

Data Sharing in PsychologyIntroductionNarrowly defined, data sharing is the practice of making scientific research data available to other researchers...

Death and Dying

Sheldon Solomon, JS Piven

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2014-01-13

Death and Dying Introduction Human beings are uniquely aware of death, for they can conceive the future, imagine the death of loved ones, and ...

Deceiving and Detecting Deceit

Bella M. DePaulo, Charles Bond

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Deceiving and Detecting Deceit Introduction People have been fascinated by the topic of deception for millennia. Issues of truth and deception...

Defensive Processes

E. Samuel Winer, Leonard Newman, Rikki H. Sargent

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Defensive ProcessesIntroductionDefensive processes may be defined as an underlying series of mental operations, occurring primarily outside of a perso...

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