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Trust in Social Dilemmas

Trust in Social Dilemmas

Paul A.M. Van Lange, Bettina Rockenbach, and Toshio Yamagishi (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780190630782
eISBN:
9780190630812
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190630782.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Trust is one of the most classic themes across the social and behavioral sciences. It is also a topic is that is strongly intertwined with cooperation and social dilemmas, and there is little doubt ... More

The Two SelvesTheir Metaphysical Commitments and Functional Independence

The Two Selves: Their Metaphysical Commitments and Functional Independence

Stanley B. Klein

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199349968
eISBN:
9780199369454
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199349968.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience, Cognitive Psychology

In this book, I take the position that the self is not a “thing” easily reduced to an object of scientific analysis. Rather, the self consists in a multiplicity of aspects, some of which have a ... More

Understanding and Representing SpaceTheory and Evidence from Studies with Blind and Sighted
Children

Understanding and Representing Space: Theory and Evidence from Studies with Blind and Sighted Children

Susanna Millar

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198521426
eISBN:
9780191688416
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198521426.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This book breaks new ground in the understanding of how one perceives and represent the space around people — one of the central topics in cognitive psychology. It presents a new view of development ... More

Understanding EventsFrom Perception to Action

Understanding Events: From Perception to Action

Thomas F. Shipley and Jeffrey M. Zacks (eds)

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780195188370
eISBN:
9780199870462
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195188370.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience

We effortlessly remember all sorts of events — from simple events like people walking to complex events like leaves blowing in the wind. We can also remember and describe these events, and in ... More

Understanding Figurative LanguageFrom Metaphor to Idioms

Understanding Figurative Language: From Metaphor to Idioms

Sam Glucksberg

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
January 2008
ISBN:
9780195111095
eISBN:
9780199872107
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195111095.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

The book presents a comprehensive account of how people understand metaphors and idioms in everyday discourse. Traditionally, figurative language has been considered to be derived from and more ... More

Understanding Focus Group Discussions

Understanding Focus Group Discussions

Monique M. Hennink

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199856169
eISBN:
9780190256111
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199856169.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Clinical Psychology

This book addresses the challenges associated with conducting and writing focus group research. It provides detailed guidance on the practical and theoretical considerations in conducting focus group ... More

Understanding GenocideThe Social Psychology of the Holocaust

Understanding Genocide: The Social Psychology of the Holocaust

Leonard S. Newman and Ralph Erber (eds)

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195133622
eISBN:
9780199847952
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195133622.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

When and why do groups target each other for extermination? How do seemingly normal people become participants in genocide? Why do some individuals come to the rescue of members of targeted groups, ... More

Understanding MarijuanaA New Look at the Scientific Evidence

Understanding Marijuana: A New Look at the Scientific Evidence

Mitch Earleywine

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195138931
eISBN:
9780199893270
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195138931.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Psychopharmacology

Marijuana is the world's most popular illicit drug, with hundreds of millions of regular users worldwide. One in three Americans has smoked pot at least once. The Drug Enforcement Agency estimates ... More

Understanding Measurement: Reliability

Understanding Measurement: Reliability

Patrick Meyer

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195380361
eISBN:
9780199847914
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195380361.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This is a book in the Understanding Statistics series, which is designed to provide guides to understanding, presenting, and critiquing analyses and associated inferences. Each book in the series ... More

Understanding Other MindsPerspectives from developmental social neuroscience

Understanding Other Minds: Perspectives from developmental social neuroscience

Simon Baron-Cohen, Michael Lombardo, and Helen Tager-Flusberg (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199692972
eISBN:
9780191758515
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199692972.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This book comprises 26 exciting chapters by internationally renowned scholars, addressing the central psychological process separating humans from other animals: the ability to imagine the thoughts ... More

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