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Conclusion

Fiona Cowie

in What's Within?: Nativism Reconsidered

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195159783
eISBN:
9780199849529
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195159783.003.0012
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This book has been able to provide a thorough examination of certain aspects of nativism about the mind, such as its development throughout history and the modern advances in psychology and other ... More


Psychological Processes

Catherine Raeff

in Exploring the Complexities of Human Action

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780190050436
eISBN:
9780190050467
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190050436.003.0007
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

The goal of this chapter is to explain how action involves varied psychological processes, including thinking, feeling, self/identity, interacting, and sensing and perceiving. It is explained that ... More


A Framework for the Psychology of Norms

Chandra Sekhar Sripada and Stephen Stich

in Collected Papers, Volume 2: Knowledge, Rationality, and Morality, 1978-2010

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199733477
eISBN:
9780199949823
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199733477.003.0012
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This chapter offers an account of the psychological mechanisms and processes underlying norms that integrate what is known and can serve as a framework for future research. The chapter is organized ... More


Introduction

Parvis Ghassem-Fachandi

in Pogrom in Gujarat: Hindu Nationalism and Anti-Muslim Violence in India

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691151762
eISBN:
9781400842599
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691151762.003.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This introductory chapter argues that the pogrom is an event driven by words and images, as much by the associations and invocations that precede it as by those that accompany it. The enactment of ... More


Prospects for a Psychology of Concept Acquisition

Fiona Cowie

in What's Within?: Nativism Reconsidered

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195159783
eISBN:
9780199849529
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195159783.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

Fodor gained a certain amount of embarrassment in 1981 after realizing that the intentional integrity of the link between the concept and the cause may be questioned. While the older Fodor, the one ... More


Psychoneuroendocrine Research on Music and Health: An Overview

Gunter Kreutz, Cynthia Quiroga Murcia, and Stephan Bongard

in Music, Health, and Wellbeing

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199586974
eISBN:
9780191738357
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199586974.003.0030
Subject:
Psychology, Music Psychology, Health Psychology

This chapter examines the influences of musical activities such as listening, singing, or dancing on the endocrine system. The underlying assumption is that psychological processes associated with ... More


Social-Cognitive Mechanisms in Reconciliation

Ifat Maoz

in From Conflict Resolution to Reconciliation

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195166439
eISBN:
9780199849796
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195166439.003.0011
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Although the term reconciliation has been widely used in academic literature regarding international and interethnic conflict, the term has an ambiguous nature as it can be used over a wide variety ... More


Social Constraints on the Visual Perception of Biological Motion

Kerri L. Johnson, Frank E. Pollick, and Lawrie S. McKay

in The Science of Social Vision

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780195333176
eISBN:
9780199864324
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195333176.003.0016
Subject:
Psychology, Vision, Cognitive Neuroscience

This chapter sheds light on how the once-clear distinctions between the visual and social approaches to social categorization of the human body have begun to blur. First, it reviews findings from ... More


The time course of perceptual categorization

Thomas J. Palmeri

in Similarity and Categorization

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198506287
eISBN:
9780191686962
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198506287.003.0011
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

Perceptual categorization is a fundamental aspect of human cognition. Any time we decide that some visually presented object is a dog rather than a cat, a bottle rather than a jar, or a tree rather ... More


Explaining the Past, Predicting the Future

Bertram F. Malle and Chuck Tate

in Judgments Over Time: The Interplay of Thoughts, Feelings, and Behaviors

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195177664
eISBN:
9780199848218
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195177664.003.0011
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter discusses a unique perspective on the processes of explanation and prediction. The major features of the folk-conceptual theory of ... More


Psychology of Religion

Allan Anderson, Michael Bergunder, André Droogers, and Cornelis van der Laan

in Studying Global Pentecostalism: Theories and Methods

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520266612
eISBN:
9780520947504
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520266612.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

This chapter investigates religious beliefs, experiences, and behavior in relation to psychological concepts and theories. Psychological research on Pentecostal religiosity is structured by the ... More


Security and Insecurity on a Global “War on Terrorism”: Arab-Muslim Immigrant Experience in Post-9/11 America

Samuel Martínez

in International Migration and Human Rights: The Global Repercussions of U.S. Policy

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520258211
eISBN:
9780520942578
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520258211.003.0007
Subject:
Anthropology, Anthropology, Global

This chapter introduces an ethnographic approach to security that attends to the lived experience of being constituted as a target on the domestic front of the United States' “War on Terrorism.” It ... More


Stress and mental health in adolescence: interrelationship and time trends

Ann Hagell, Seija Sandberg, and Robert Macdonald

in Changing Adolescence: Social Trends and Mental Health

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9781447301042
eISBN:
9781447307242
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447301042.003.0003
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

This chapter asks whether the increase in adolescent mental health problems has been accompanied by an increase in stress. Commentators have tended to use the evidence of rising levels of anxiety and ... More


Consciousness and perceptual binding

Anne Treisman

in The Unity of Consciousness: Binding, Integration, and Dissociation

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198508571
eISBN:
9780191687358
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198508571.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

Both psychological theories and neural hardware accounts attempt to model the complete sequence from sensory registration to response, including many processes which remain inaccessible to the ... More


Attributing Psychological Properties to Brain Profiles

Jerome Kagan

in Five Constraints on Predicting Behavior

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780262036528
eISBN:
9780262341349
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262036528.003.0006
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter focuses on the constraints of attributing psychological properties to brain profiles. The constraint on the validity of inferences based on one source of evidence bears directly on the ... More


The Spiritual Exercises: the ‘inward eie’1

Anne Sweeney

in Robert Southwell: Snow in Arcadia: Redrawing the English Lyric Landscape, 1586-95

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719074189
eISBN:
9781781701195
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719074189.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature

This chapter considers the influence of Ignatius's Spiritual Exercises on Southwell. It first discusses Southwell's religious training, which made him aware of the presence of the angelic, and ... More


Out of Context

Brian Schiff

in A New Narrative for Psychology

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780199332182
eISBN:
9780190690014
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199332182.003.0002
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Chapter 1, “Out of Context,” in A New Narrative for Psychology, argues that one of the main consequences of the overreliance on variable-centered methods is a misinterpretation of the nature of ... More


The prefrontal landscape: implications of functional architecture for understanding human mentation and the central executive

P. S. Goldman-rakic

in The Prefrontal Cortex: Executive and Cognitive Functions

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198524410
eISBN:
9780191689192
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198524410.003.0007
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter discusses prefrontal cortex anatomically and functionally, based on the idea that structure and function are inextricably related. It explains that the prefrontal cortex is a composite ... More


Explaining Blacks’ (Dis)trust: A Theory of Discriminative Racial-Psychological Processing

Shayla C. Nunnally

in Trust in Black America: Race, Discrimination, and Politics

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814758656
eISBN:
9780814759301
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814758656.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter discusses the theory of discriminative racial-psychological processing by examining black Americans' socialization experiences among younger generations of black Americans. It explores ... More


Mind and Brain: A Critical Appraisal of Cognitive Neuroscience

William R. Uttal

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262015967
eISBN:
9780262298902
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262015967.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience

Cognitive neuroscience explores the relationship between our minds and our brains, most recently, by drawing on brain imaging techniques to align neural mechanisms with psychological processes. This ... More


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