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Kira Hudson Banks, Richard Harvey

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2013-11-27

Race Introduction Within psychology, race is generally accepted as a social construct that is shaped by power structures and prevailing norms;...

Reasoning, Counterfactual

Ruth M.J. Byrne

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Counterfactual Reasoning Introduction People often think about how things turned out and they imagine how they could have turned out different...

Rehabilitation Psychology

Dana S. Dunn

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Rehabilitation Psychology Introduction Rehabilitation psychology is a subfield of psychology dedicated to developing therapeutic interventions ...


Benjamin Le, Lydia F. Emery

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Relationships ...

Religion, Psychology and

Kathryn A. Johnson, Matthew J. Scott, Jordan W. Moon, Adam B. Cohen

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2012-05-23

Psychology and ReligionIntroductionInterest in the psychology of religion seems to wax and wane with current trends in psychological research. At the ...

Replication Initiatives in Psychology

Jennifer Bastart, Richard A. Klein, Hans IJzerman

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2018-05-24

Replication Initiatives in PsychologyIntroductionReplication is one key component toward a robust cumulative knowledge base. It plays a critical funct...

Research Methods

Dana S. Dunn

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Research Methods Introduction Psychology is an empirical science, one dealing with the prediction of behavior in humans and animals. Conducting...


Anthony Mancini

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Resilience Introduction Resilience is the capacity to maintain stable levels of functioning, as well as positive emotions and generative experi...

Risk Taking

Valerie F. Reyna, Sharjeel A. Chaudhry, Priscila G. Brust-Renck, Evan Andrew Wilhelms, Caisa Elizabeth Royer

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Risk Taking Introduction Engaging in risk-taking behavior throughout life can be related to a variety of negative short- and long-term physica...


Elizabeth J. Lewis, Jutta Joorman

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2018-02-22

RuminationIntroductionRumination is a cognitive process that has been closely linked to an increased risk for the onset of psychopathology and to the ...

Sample Size Planning for Statistical Power and Accurate Estimation

Samantha F. Anderson, Sophia J. Lamp

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2022-10-27

Sample Size Planning for Statistical Power and Accurate EstimationIntroductionAt the most general level, sample size refers to the number of participa...


Jaime Kurtz, Kristin Layous

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2017-03-30

SavoringIntroductionSavoring is defined as a process through which people up-regulate their positive feelings by directing attention to emotionally re...

Schizophrenic Disorders

Angus W. MacDonald, Ansam El Shaikh, Craig Moodie, Andrew Poppe, Ian Ramsay, Krista Wisner

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Schizophrenic Disorders Introduction While allusions to psychoses in the West date back to ancient Greek medicine and literature, the modern c...

School Psychology

Frank C. Worrell

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

School PsychologyIntroductionSchool psychology is one of four specialties of professional psychology—alongside clinical psychology, counseling psychol...

School Psychology, Counseling Services in

Tony D. Crespi, Mikayla Alicandro

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2020-01-15

Counseling Services in School PsychologyIntroductionSchool psychologists can provide an important contribution through the provision of counseling ser...


Susan Cross

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Self-Construal Introduction Self-construal refers to the grounds of self-definition, and the extent to which the self is defined independentl...


Ethan Kross, Darwin A. Guevarra

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2015-04-29

Self-Control Introduction One of the defining qualities that distinguish human beings from other species is self-control: the capacity to alte...


Harry Triandis

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Self-Deception Introduction Self-deception is seeing the world the way we wish it to be rather than the way it is. When people have a self-dece...

Self-Determination Theory

Michael L. Wehmeyer, Karrie A. Shogren, Jessica Toste

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2018-06-27

Self-Determination TheoryIntroductionSelf-determination theory (SDT) is a prominent approach to understanding human motivation. Unlike most motivation...


James E. Maddux, Evan Kleiman, Jennifer T. Gosselin

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Self-EfficacyIntroductionSelf-efficacy theory was first described by Albert Bandura in 1977 in an article in the journal Psychological Review titled “...

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