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On the Automaticity of Nationalist Ideology: The Case of the USA

Melissa J. Ferguson, Travis J. Carter, and Ran R. Hassin

in Social and Psychological Bases of Ideology and System Justification

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195320916
eISBN:
9780199869541
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195320916.003.003
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

How do people typically form opinions and make choices about national matters? What factors influence how people behave in the political realm? The majority of work on these questions in psychology ... More


Forging a Community of Equals

Amia Lieblich

in Narratives of Positive Aging: Seaside Stories

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199918041
eISBN:
9780190222437
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199918041.003.0004
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Although, in general, a sense of belonging and social relationships are known to have positive effects, this chapter refers to the special interpersonal patterns that develop in the seaside senior ... More


Art as a Human “Instinct-Like” behavior Emerging from the Exaptation of the Communication Processes

Luigi F. Agnati, Diego D. Guidolin, and Kjell K. Fuxe

in Art, Aesthetics, and the Brain

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780199670000
eISBN:
9780191793479
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199670000.003.0022
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Social Psychology

Human beings have a unique basic drive to “communicate by symbols”. This chapter posits that this behaviour has been exaptated, leading to artwork production and appreciation. The neurobiological ... More


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