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Art and Aesthetics, Psychology of

Pablo Tinio, Jeffrey Smith

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Psychology of Art and AestheticsIntroductionThe psychology of art and aesthetics is the study of the perception and experience of the visual arts, mus...

Assessment and Clinical Applications of Individual Differences in Attachment, Turning Points in the

Patricia Crittenden, Susan J. Spieker, Steve Farnfield

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2021-02-24

Turning Points in the Assessment and Clinical Applications of Individual Differences in AttachmentIntroductionAttachment may have reached a turning po...

Attachment in Social and Emotional Development across the Life Course

Ashley M. Groh

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2017-11-29

Attachment in Social and Emotional Development across the Life CourseIntroductionAttachment theory is one of the few remaining grand theories in psych...

Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in Adults

Laura Eddy, Dane Hilton, Anne Stevens, Anne Sorrell, John T. Mitchell, Will H. Canu

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2012-11-21

Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in AdultsIntroductionAttention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a highly heritable, heterogene...

Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in Children

Daniel A. Waschbusch, Sara King

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2014-05-29

Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in Children Introduction Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is one of the most co...

Attitudes

Jay K. Wood, Leandre R. Fabrigar

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2012-06-26

Attitudes Introduction The attitude construct is one of the oldest and most-studied constructs in social psychology, and as such, it has had a...

Attitudinal Ambivalence

Nicoletta Cavazza, Vincent Pillaud, Fabrizio Butera

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2019-10-30

Attitudinal AmbivalenceIntroductionResearch on attitudinal ambivalence started in the early 1970s, forty years after the first wave of research on att...

Attraction in Close Relationships

Pamela C. Regan

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2015-01-15

Attraction in Close Relationships Introduction Interpersonal attraction—liking or positive sentiment—plays a fundamental role in human life. T...

Attribution Theory

Bertram F. Malle, Joanna Korman

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2013-03-19

Attribution Theory Introduction In social psychology, the term attribution has at least two meanings. The first, usually labeled “causal attri...

Authoritarian Personality

John T. Jost, Joanna Sterling

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2015-01-15

Authoritarian Personality Introduction Research on the “authoritarian” (or “anti-democratic”) personality has experienced periods of lively, r...

Autism

James D. Herbert

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2013-03-19

Autism Introduction The term “autism” refers to a heterogeneous class of related neurodevelopmental disorders that emerge early in childhood a...

Bayesian Statistical Methods in Psychology

Sarah Depaoli

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2021-02-24

Bayesian Statistical Methods in PsychologyIntroductionThe use of Bayesian statistics within psychology is on the rise, and this trajectory will likely...

Behavior Therapy, Rational Emotive

Daniel David

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2014-01-30

Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy Introduction Rational emotive behavior therapy (REBT) is the first form of cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT...

Behavioral Economics

Guy Hochman, Shahar Ayal

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2013-03-19

Behavioral Economics Introduction Behavioral economics is concerned with the impact of psychological factors (e.g., motives, emotions) on econ...

Behavioral Genetics

Lisabeth DiLalla

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Behavioral Genetics Introduction Behavioral genetics is the study of genetic and environmental influences on behaviors. By examining genetic in...

Belief Perseverance

Corey L. Guenther, Abigail M. Smith

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2020-02-26

Belief PerseveranceIntroductionPeople’s proclivity to passionately cling to, and advocate for, beliefs or attitudes that exist in the absence of evide...

Bereavement and Grief

Kathrin Boerner

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Bereavement and Grief Introduction The field of bereavement and grief focuses on the human experience of loss in response to the death of a lov...

Biological Psychology

James Kalat

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Biological PsychologyIntroductionBiological psychology approaches behavior and experience with the assumption that they are products of the nervous sy...

Birth Order

Catherine Salmon

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

Birth Order Introduction Birth order, defined as an individual’s rank by age among siblings, has long been of interest to psychologists as wel...

Body Image in Men and Women

Linda Smolak

Subject: Psychology »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Body Image in Men and Women Introduction What we believe and how we feel about our bodies affects multiple aspects of our psychological and ph...

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