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Heider, Fritz

Marion Schmidt

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2019-10-30

Fritz HeiderIntroductionFritz Heider (b. 1896–d. 1988) was an Austrian-American Gestalt and social psychologist. He is considered one of the founding ...

Heuristics and Biases

Henrik Olsson

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2013-11-27

Heuristics and Biases Introduction In the 1970s, psychologists became interested in investigating human reasoning errors that they believed ar...

History of Psychology

David C. Devonis, Wade Pickren

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

History of Psychology Introduction At its inception as a specialty within psychology in the first decades of the 20th century, the history of ...

Human Factors

Frank T. Durso, Lauren E. Margulieux, Elizabeth L. Blickensderfer

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2014-11-25

Human Factors Introduction Humans have interacted with technology virtually as long as the species has existed. Technology allows us to accomp...

Humanistic Psychology

Andrew M. Bland, Eugene M. DeRobertis

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2018-10-25

Humanistic PsychologyIntroductionHumanistic psychology emphasizes individualized qualities of optimal well-being and use of creative potential to bene...

Humor

Jennifer Hofmann, Willibald Ruch

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Humor Introduction In psychological research, humor and the sense of humor are concepts studied in a variety of fields, such as personality, s...

Hypnosis

Steven Jay Lynn, Liam Condon, Michelle C. Accardi-Ravid, Colleen Cleere, Anne Malaktaris, Jaime Benjamin

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2012-10-25

Hypnosis Introduction From the days of Franz Mesmer (b. 1734–d. 1815) to the present, the seemingly profound alterations in consciousness that...

Implicit Association Test (IAT)

Steven Lehr, Mahzarin Banaji

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

The Implicit Association Test (IAT) Introduction Starting in the 1970s, as microcomputers made possible the measurement of mental computations ...

Industrial and Organizational Psychology

Kurt Kraiger

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Industrial and Organizational Psychology Introduction Industrial/organizational (I/O) psychology addresses individuals’ attitudes, behaviors, c...

Inferential Statistics in Psychology

David Trafimow

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2020-07-29

Inferential Statistics in PsychologyIntroductionThere are two main inferential statistical camps in psychology: frequentists and Bayesians. Within the...

Intelligence

Amber Esping, Jonathan Plucker

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Intelligence Introduction What is human intelligence? There is no indisputable answer to this fundamental question, and there will not be an a...

Intelligence, Crystallized and Fluid

Paolo Ghisletta, Thierry Lecerf

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2018-02-22

Crystallized and Fluid IntelligenceIntroductionThe Gf-Gc theory of cognitive abilities is a psychometric theory of intelligence based on intelligence ...

Intercultural Psychology

John W. Berry

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Intercultural Psychology Introduction When individuals who are members of different cultural groups come into contact, the domain of intercult...

Intergroup Conflict

Brian Lickel, Manisha Gupta

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Intergroup Conflict Introduction Groups are fundamental to human life. People organize their lives around group identities and derive not only...

International Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems, Mental and Behavioural Disorders Chapter

Jared Keeley

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2017-06-27

International Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems, Mental and Behavioural Disorders ChapterIntroductionThe International Classifica...

International Psychology

Harold Takooshian, Uwe P. Gielen, Grant J. Rich, Richard S. Velayo

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2016-09-28

International PsychologyIntroductionInternational psychology is an emerging field that focuses on psychology as a cross-national and global discipline...

Interviewing in Forensic Settings

Lorraine Hope

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

Interviewing in Forensic Settings Introduction Interviews constitute a core activity of the investigative process. Information obtained from v...

Intimate Partner Violence, Psychological Perspectives on

Laura Miller-Graff

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2016-10-27

Psychological Perspectives on Intimate Partner ViolenceIntroductionIntimate partner violence (IPV) refers to acts or threats of physical, sexual, or p...

Item Response Theory

Anthony D. Albano, Tzu-Yun Chin, Kurt Geisinger

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2016-08-30

Item Response TheoryIntroductionItem response theory (IRT) is arguably one of the most influential developments in the field of educational and psycho...

Kurtosis

Zhiyong Zhang, Wen Qu

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2021-02-24

KurtosisIntroductionIn statistics, kurtosis is a measure of the probability distribution of a random variable or a vector of random variables. As mean...

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