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Learning and Memory Correlates of Implicit Motives

Michael Bender and Barbara A. Woike

in Implicit Motives

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780195335156
eISBN:
9780199776955
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195335156.003.0008
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter provides an overview of recent findings on the importance of implicit motives for cognition and memory. Empirical evidence is described for each stage of information processing, from ... More


Intercultural Pragmatics

Istvan Kecskes

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199892655
eISBN:
9780199345502
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199892655.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Semantics and Pragmatics

This is the first book about intercultural pragmatics that focuses on language use in intercultural interaction. Intercultural Pragmatics is concerned with the way the language system is put to use ... More


Context

Istvan Kecskes

in Intercultural Pragmatics

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199892655
eISBN:
9780199345502
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199892655.003.0007
Subject:
Linguistics, Semantics and Pragmatics

This is one of the most important parts of the book that discusses the double nature of context. After presenting the internalist and externalist approaches to context the chapter introduces a ... More


Personality Effects on Risky Sexual Behavior: The Importance of Dynamic Situational Processes and Relational Contexts

M. Lynne Cooper and Ruixue Zhaoyang

in Interpersonal Relationships and Health: Social and Clinical Psychological Mechanisms

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199936632
eISBN:
9780190223250
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199936632.003.0012
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Historically, efforts to understand sexual behavior, especially risky sexual behavior, have focused on stable characteristics of the person in isolation from characteristics of the partner and the ... More


The antecedents and context of crying

Ad Vingerhoets

in Why Only Humans Weep: Unravelling the mysteries of tears

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780198570240
eISBN:
9780191744723
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198570240.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology, Evolutionary Psychology

This chapter presents an overview of theories about the antecedents of tears and reviews empirical work in this area. Two core issues have been identified: helplessness and powerlessness, on the one ... More


The social–subjective memory system of hominins

Elisabeth A. Murray, Steven P. Wise, and Kim S. Graham

in The Evolution of Memory Systems

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780199686438
eISBN:
9780191766312
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199686438.003.0010
Subject:
Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience, Development

As the granular prefrontal cortex expanded during hominin evolution, new and higher levels of hierarchy emerged. According to our proposal, these new hierarchical levels supported species-specific ... More


Where Metaphors Come From: Reconsidering Context in Metaphor

Zoltán Kövecses

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780190224868
eISBN:
9780190224882
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190224868.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Psycholinguistics / Neurolinguistics / Cognitive Linguistics

This book argues that what is known as “conceptual metaphor theory” has stood the test of time. At the same time, it also suggests that the view of metaphorical grounding as proposed in the book ... More


The Culture of Control Expands

Miriam Boeri

in Hurt: Chronicles of the Drug War Generation

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780520293465
eISBN:
9780520966710
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520293465.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

The primary agents of social control as the War on Drugs escalated were police, courts, jails, prisons, and drug treatment programs. This chapter discusses the social, historical, and economic forces ... More


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