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Amanda Ie, Christelle Ngnoumen, Ellen Langer

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Mindfulness Introduction Mindfulness is a quality of consciousness whose spiritual concept is most firmly rooted in Buddhist psychology, and wh...

Mindfulness and Education

Katherine Weare, Felicia Huppert

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2019-02-27

Mindfulness and EducationIntroductionThis article focuses on the literature on mindfulness and mindfulness meditation with children and young people i...

Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI)

David M. McCord

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI) Introduction The Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI) is the most widely used...

Money, Psychology of

Erik Bijleveld, Lena Schäfer, Dorottya Rusz

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2019-03-27

Psychology of MoneyIntroductionAround ten thousand years ago, several communities around the world transitioned from a hunter–gatherer lifestyle into ...

Moral Conviction

Lindsay Keeran, Linda J. Skitka

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2021-02-24

Moral ConvictionIntroductionMoral conviction refers to the perception that one’s feelings about a given attitude object are based on one’s beliefs abo...

Moral Development

Cameron Richardson, Riley Sims, Melanie Killen

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2013-01-28

Moral DevelopmentIntroductionIn the field of moral development, morality is defined as principles for how individuals ought to treat one another, with...

Moral Psychology

Chuck Huff, Owen Gaasedelen

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Moral Psychology Introduction It is surely the case that the field of moral psychology is in flux today. It was abandoned by personality and so...

Moral Reasoning

Lene Jensen, Jessica McKenzie, Niyati Pandya

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Moral Reasoning Introduction Morality is fundamental to the human condition. From early on, children make distinctions between matters of right...


Michael Richter, Rex A. Wright, Kerstin Brinkmann, Guido H. E. Gendolla

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Motivation Introduction References to the construct of motivation are ubiquitous in most domains of life. Parents worry about how to motivate ...


Diana Deutsch

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

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Virgil Zeigler-Hill, Christian Jordan

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Narcissism Introduction Narcissism is generally considered to be a pathological form of self-love that is characterized by arrogance, self-abs...


Vincent W. Hevern, Ruthellen Josselson, Dan P. McAdams

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2013-11-27

Narrative Introduction The broad movement that has been variously called the discursive, cultural, or linguistic turn in the social sciences c...

Neuroscience of Associative Learning

Gabrielle Weidemann, Gavan McNally

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Neuroscience of Associative Learning Introduction Associative learning involves the encoding of relationships between events, for example, betw...

Nonparametric Statistical Analysis in Psychology

Gregory J. Privitera, James J. Gillespie

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2018-08-28

Nonparametric Statistical Analysis in PsychologyIntroductionNonparametric testing was first introduced in the early 1700s in a paper that utilized a v...

Obsessive-Complusive Disorder (OCD)

Jeannette M. Reid, Andrea M. Nave, Katherine B. Crowe, Dean McKay

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2014-01-30

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) Introduction This article begins with a review of the diagnosis, symptom manifestations, and epidemiology ...

Occupational Health Psychology

Irvin Sam Schonfeld

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2018-04-26

Occupational Health PsychologyIntroductionOccupational health psychology (OHP) is a cross-disciplinary subspecialty within psychology. OHP derives fro...

Olfaction, Human

Leslie Cameron, Richard Doty

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2022-01-12

Human OlfactionIntroductionOlfaction, or sense of smell, is one of the many sensory/perceptual systems that humans use to process external stimuli. Hu...

Operant Conditioning

Jesse Dallery, Brantley Jarvis, Allison Kurti

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Operant ConditioningIntroductionThe study of operant conditioning represents a natural-science approach to understanding the causes of goal-directed b...

Optimism and Pessimism

Julie K. Norem

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2013-03-19

Optimism and Pessimism Introduction In psychology, the most commonly used optimism/pessimism construct is dispositional optimism, which is the...

Organizational Justice

Deborah Rupp, Meghan Thornton-Lugo

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Organizational Justice Introduction Organizational justice refers to employee perceptions of fairness in the workplace. These perceptions can ...

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