Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-10 of 15 items for:

  • Keywords: attitudes x
  • Developmental Psychology x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

The Sequential Study of Personality Traits and Attitudes

K. Warner Schaie

in Developmental Influences on Adult Intelligence: The Seattle longitudinal study

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195156737
eISBN:
9780199786817
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195156737.003.0012
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This chapter reports findings with respect to the trait of social responsibility and describes the work on personality traits derived from the seventy-five Test of Behavioral Rigidity (TBR) ... More


Summary and General Conclusions

Rivers Ian

in Homophobic Bullying: Research and Theoretical Perspectives

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780195160536
eISBN:
9780199893911
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195160536.003.0008
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Clinical Child Psychology / School Psychology

This final chapter asks the questions, what have we learned and where do we go form here? The key findings from the studies detailed in this book are summarised, and the chapter considers some of the ... More


Evolutionary perspectives on intergroup prejudice: implications for promoting tolerance

Justin H Park

in Applied Evolutionary Psychology

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199586073
eISBN:
9780191731358
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199586073.003.0012
Subject:
Psychology, Evolutionary Psychology, Developmental Psychology

Prejudice has been a topic of perennial interest in social psychology. Recent inquiries informed by evolutionary perspectives have advanced understanding of intergroup prejudice in important ways. As ... More


Procedures

Henry A. Murray

in Explorations in Personality

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195305067
eISBN:
9780199894253
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195305067.003.0006
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This chapter discusses the procedures that were used in studying the last two groups of subjects (Groups III and IV). It adds that a preliminary investigation was conducted wherein the subjects ... More


Study 2: Correlational Study With High School Students

Craig A. Anderson, Douglas A. Gentile, and Katherine E. Buckley

in Violent Video Game Effects on Children and Adolescents: Theory, Research, and Public Policy

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195309836
eISBN:
9780199893393
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195309836.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This chapter presents Study 2, which examined the correlations between measures of video game violence exposure and aggressive behaviors among high school students, and included several important ... More


Attitudes about Sexual Orientation

Stacey S. Horn

in Handbook of Psychology and Sexual Orientation

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199765218
eISBN:
9780199979585
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199765218.003.0017
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This chapter reviews the psychological literature on attitudes about homosexuality. First, it provides a brief overview of the ways that attitudes about sexual orientation have been studied ... More


The Marriage Paradox: Why Emerging Adults Love Marriage Yet Push it Aside

Brian J. Willoughby and Spencer L. James

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780190296650
eISBN:
9780190296674
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190296650.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This book explores one of the more puzzling findings in modern young adulthood. Most emerging adults report they value marriage highly, yet more and more of them are delaying and appear to be ... More


Quality of Life

Joy G. Dryfoos and Carol Barkin

in Adolescence: Growing Up in America Today

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195179613
eISBN:
9780199847358
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195179613.003.0008
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

Quality of life for teenagers is a multifaceted subject. This book has so far covered some of the more traditional parts of teenagers' lives: how they deal with sex, drugs, and violence, what kinds ... More


Where Do We Go From Here?

Harry Knoors and Marc Marschark

in Teaching Deaf Learners: Psychological and Developmental Foundations

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199792023
eISBN:
9780199391639
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199792023.003.0012
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

Teaching deaf learners in more effective, evidence-based ways requires a change in teachers” attitudes and a change in the way the teachers who will find deaf learners in their classrooms are ... More


Emotional communities of respect

Bennett W. Helm

in Collective Emotions

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199659180
eISBN:
9780191772238
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199659180.003.0004
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology, Developmental Psychology

Philosophers have tended to approach the collectivity of emotions in two ways: by understanding there to be some non-accidental connection among the emotions of members of a collective and by ... More


View: