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Trait Perspective

M. Brent Donnellan, Christopher Hopwood

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Trait Perspective Introduction Personality traits, or relatively enduring and global patterns of thinking, feeling, and behaving, are thought t...

Trauma Psychology

Patricia A. Frazier, Emily Mischel Abramowski, Viann Nguyen-Feng, Addie Merians, McKenzie Kaubrys

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2019-04-24

Trauma PsychologyIntroductionTrauma research often uses the definition of trauma in the diagnostic criteria for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), ...

Twin Studies

Nancy L. Segal

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2013-03-19

Twin Studies Introduction Twin research is an informative approach for understanding the genetic and environmental influences affecting behavi...

Type A Behavior Pattern (Coronary Prone Personality)

Jeffrey M. Conte, Fiona Cochrum-Nguyen, Mary S. Yama

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2013-03-19

Pe A Behavior Pattern (Coronary-Prone Personality) Introduction The Type A behavior pattern (TABP) emerged from observations of heart patients...

Unconscious Processes

John F. Kihlstrom

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2018-11-29

Unconscious ProcessesIntroductionConsciousness has to do with two aspects of mental life: monitoring ourselves, so that our experiences, thoughts, and...

Virtues and Character Strengths

Blaine J. Fowers, Jason S. Carroll, Nathan D. Leonhardt

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2018-11-29

Virtues and Character StrengthsIntroductionScholars are now debating the question of whether positive ethical traits such as virtues contribute signif...


Judith Glück

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Wisdom Introduction While wisdom was the central topic of philosophy and a very important topic in the religious sciences for centuries, psych...

Women and Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM)

Sylvia Beyer

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2015-01-15

Women and Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM)IntroductionA nation’s prosperity depends to a significant degree on a highly educated work...

Women, Psychology of

Florence Denmark, Michele Paludi

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Psychology of Women Introduction The field of the psychology of women provides feminist correctives to the theories and research that have omit...

Work Well-Being

Annabelle Roberts, Ed O'Brien

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2019-02-27

Work Well-BeingIntroductionOnly one third of the 100 million full-time employees in the United States feel engaged at work, according to Gallup’s 2017...

Wundt, Wilhelm

Saulo de Freitas Araujo

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2021-02-24

Wilhelm WundtIntroductionWilhelm Maximilian Wundt (b. 1832―d. 1920) was a central figure in German culture between the second half of the 19th century...

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