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Topic: List of psychology topics

  List of psychology topics - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This page aims to list articles related to psychology.
The list is not necessarily complete or up to date - if you see an article that should be here but isn't (or one that shouldn't be here but is), please do update the page accordingly.
Skinner -- behavioral imprinting -- behavioral psychology -- behaviorism -- belief -- bipolar disorder -- brain -- brain injury -- brainwashing -- bystander effect
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_psychological_topics   (551 words)

 Psychology   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
In addition, Psychology majors are exposed to a wide range of theory and research in a variety of areas of psychology as well as to issues of ethics, social policy and applications of psychology.
The major in Psychology consists of a minimum of 40 semester hours: 18 hours of required courses and 22 hours selected, with advice and consent of the faculty adviser, from a list of psychology elective courses.
Students select topics according to their individual interests and those of the instructor, review research and theoretical literature on the topic, and develop a research proposal based on a preliminary tryout of their data collection methods and involving specification of data analysis techniques.
www.bluffton.edu /catalog/psy.htm   (1593 words)

 Grants for Individuals : Psychology
The MFP objective is to increase the number of ethnic minorities who complete doctoral degrees in psychology and to improve the quality of mental health treatment and research on issues of concern among ethnic minority populations.
The maximum award is limited to the lesser of (1) half the recipient's salary for the academic year, (2) an amount less than half salary that will bring the total of the university allowance plus the award up to the individual's normal academic-year salary, or (3) a ceiling of $32,000.
Among the many research topics supported are: attitude formation and change, social cognition, personality processes, interpersonal relations and group processes, the self, emotion, social comparison and social influence, the social psychology of health, and the psychophysiological correlates of social behavior.
www.lib.msu.edu /harris23/grants/3psych.htm   (1809 words)

 Evolutionary psychology - EvoWiki   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Evolutionary psychology is a rapidly emerging approach to psychology guided by the principles of modern evolutionary biology.
Psychology, then, according to this view, is the study of a diverse collection of interacting neurological programs, each of them built to solve problems faced by our ancestors.
It is partly because of these traditions, that this biological approach to psychology is the subject of such controversy.
wiki.cotch.net /index.php/Evolutionary_Psychology   (190 words)

 Psychology: Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Academic psychology being what it is, the study of human development, thought and behavior, closely linked to epistemology, philosophy, sociology, anthropology and in general all things arguable, this FAQ will be a target for flames and discussion.
The view from Behavioral Analysis and Cognitive Psychology Behaviorism, which holds that the proper subject of Psychology should be the study and description of behavior, was initiated by Johns Hopkins University professor of Psychology, James B. Watson.
Even as its statistics and psychology are sound, the authors seem to believe that it is possible to infer political conclusion directly on basis of scientific evidence, a technique of argumentation which is in itself as controversial as the research which is presented.
www.faqs.org /faqs/psychology-faq   (5952 words)

 MegaPsych Discussion Lists for Psychology Students
This list was established to benefit students enrolled in the Developmental Psychology course, whether it is a lifespan course, or limited to a specific period or periods of the lifespan.
This list is not intended to be a self-help, or support, forum for the discussion of personal or psychiatric problems, but rather, for the discussion of academic psychology and issues of interest to the developmental psych student.
This list is not intended to be a self-help, or support, forum for the discussion of personal or psychiatric problems, but rather, for the discussion of academic psychology and issues of interest to the intro psych student.
www.tulsa.oklahoma.net /~jnichols/stulists.html   (1311 words)

Topics discussed include psychological geometry, constructs and concepts, visual language for logic, and the repertory grid.
Site provides 10 different tutorials covering the topics of brain and behavior, sensation and perception, states of consciousness, learning, motivation and emotion, cognition, intelligence, personality, and social psychology.
List of many web-based resources concerned with the study of language from a cognitive perspective.
psych.athabascau.ca /html/aupr/cognitive.shtml   (1464 words)

 JSTOR: Currently Available Collections and Journals
Law, psychology, and public policy and administration are the new areas introduced with this collection.
Topics covered by the ecology journals are wide-ranging, from biodiversity and climate change to conservation and experimental biology.
Please see Upcoming Journals for a list of additional titles that will be included in the future.
www.jstor.org /about/collection.list.html   (1368 words)

 Ohio Wesleyan University Libraries & Information Services (LIS) Homepage - Psychology Internet Resources
Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection covers emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry and psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods.
Psychology With Style, a hypertext writing guide by Mark Plonsky, University of Wisconsin -- Stevens Point, was designed to assist psychology students in writing professional quality reports of empirical research using the publication style required by the American Psychological Association (1994).
School Psychology Resources Online This home page contains an impressive list of "links to sites of interest to the school psychology community." Included in this list are links to sites providing information on learning disabilities, mental retardation, and psycho-educational assessment and evaluation as well as links to information on various counseling issues.
library.owu.edu /scrpsych.htm   (1756 words)

 teachpsych.org - PsychTeacher(tm) Discussion List for Teachers of Psychology   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
All messages posted to the list are reviewed and approved by one of the Society's moderators prior to being distributed to the entire list membership.
An invited e-column, titled E-xcellence in Teaching, on a topic related to the teaching of psychology is posted to the list on a monthly basis during the academic year.
List members are invited to respond and the e-column editors moderate the responses to the column.
teachpsych.lemoyne.edu /teachpsych/div/psychteacher.html   (706 words)

 Psychology Writing Guide
This site is intended for psychology majors, but it is also useful for non-majors who are required to do any sort of writing or research in psychology.
This guide provides resources for writing, presenting and researching in the field of psychology, as well as providing general reference to APA format and helpful resources for doing any sort of writing.
The Types of Writing in Psychology and Advice for Writing sections are perhaps the most useful (and comprehensive) sections of the site.
www.gmu.edu /departments/psychology/writing   (261 words)

 Bryant University Department of Applied Psychology
Psychology is the scientific and theory-based study of mind, behavior, and interaction.
Applied psychology builds upon a base of psychological theory, and identifies problems that can be directly addressed using psychological research.
Thus, a focus in applied psychology means that we are engaged in research that delves into real world problems and solutions.
web.bryant.edu /~psych/applied/applied.html   (342 words)

 Wikinfo | Industrial and organizational psychology   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Industrial and organizational psychology (or I/O psychology) is the study of the behavior of people in the workplace.
It is also known as occupational psychology (the commonest name in the United Kingdom and work psychology (the direct translation of the standard term in German, Arbeitpsychologie).
It is a fairly diverse field incorporating aspects of fields such as clinical psychology, social psychology, and psychometrics as well as broader social studies such as organizational theory, law, and gender issues.
www.wikinfo.org /wiki.php?title=Industrial_and_organizational_psychology   (299 words)

 Dept of Psychology - Outcomes Assessment Plan
Those students interested in clinical psychology have a variety of Psychology 340 (applied clinical experiences) courses from which to choose.
Annual Reports of Faculty Activities -- The Department of Psychology requires all faculty members to provide annual reports of their activities; these reports are carefully reviewed by the Department’s Advisory Committee and each faculty member will be rated for his/her performance in teaching, research, and service during the preceeding three years.
The undergraduate teaching section includes a table listing all undergraduate courses taught during the past three years and their enrollments.
www.oir.uiuc.edu /assessment/plans/psychology.html   (1303 words)

 EBSS Psychology/Psychiatry Committee Web Links   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
APA Topics: Resources for the Public- The American Psychological Association (APA) maintains this A to Z list of popular psychology topics of interest to the general public.
Community Psychology Network - CPN is designed primarily for undergraduates as a resource guide to the field of community psychology, prevention, intervention, and action research.
In the area of social psychology, topics covered include: prejudice, discrimination, and diversity; the psychology of gender; social influence; interpersonal relations; self and social identity; group behavior; violence, conflict resolution, and peace; and prosocial behavior.
www.lib.msu.edu /corby/ebss/psychology/weblinks.htm   (2661 words)

 Classics in the History of Psychology -- Topic Index
Memory: A contribution to experimental psychology (Henry A. Ruger and Clara E. Bussenius, Trans.).
Krohn, William O. Facilities in experimental psychology in the colleges of the United States.
Abbott, Albert H. Experimental psychology and the laboratory in Toronto.
psychclassics.yorku.ca /topic.htm   (1487 words)

 Internet Public Library: Psychology
Topics covered include clinical psychology, cognitive psychology, social psychology, psychoanalysis, psycholinguistics, animal psychology, forensic psychology, child development, dreams, intelligence, and more.
Also available are articles on psychology at work, the mind/body connection, family and relationships, how therapy helps, and psychology in daily life.
Very long list of names of phobias sorted in order of the phobia and of the thing being feared.
www.ipl.org /div/subject/browse/soc30.00.00   (1233 words)

 Reading List: Evolutionary Psychology: The New Science of the Mind
Evolutionary Psychology: The New Science of the Mind by David Buss.
Providing an overview of the field, this textbook highlights the adaptive problems that humans face and uses this discussion to examine topics like sex and mating, parenting and kinship, conflict and war, and status and dominance.
Buss explores these intriguing quandaries with his vision of psychology in the new millenium as a new science of the mind.
www.asimovlaws.com /reading/2004/07/evolutionary_ps.html   (240 words)

 index list of psychology practice topics
You may browse the entire list, or link directly to any alphabetical section of the list.
Whenever possible, topics are listed in several different ways to assist your search.
Psychology Information Online is a privately owned website which provides information about the practice of psychology for the benefit of consumers and psychologists.
www.psychologyinfo.com /list.htm   (216 words)

 Electronic Journals and Periodicals in Psychology and Related Fields   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
An interdisciplinary, refereed journal within psychology and related fields, exploring the relationship between methodology, operationism, and theory construction as related to the mind/body problem.
Psychometrika The official journal of the Psychometric Society, is devoted to the development of psychology as a quantitative rational science.
L.S.Vygotsky and the Contemporary Human Sciences Sponsored by Department of Psychology Russian Academy of Education, Institute of Psychology Russian Academy of Sciences, Psychological Institute Russian Academy of Education, Centre of Psychology and Psychotherapy.
psych.hanover.edu /Krantz/journal.html   (3041 words)

 Psychology Information Resources
List of Psychology Discussion Groups and where to subscribe.
CTI Psychology Experiment Library The Library is a repository of experiments created using experiment generator software (for example ERTS, MEL, PsyScope, SuperLab), together with support documentation, evaluation reports and related materials.
PSYC SITE: Science of Psychology Resources PSYC SITE is a public service 'launch pad' to Net sites that may be of use to psychologists, psychology students, and anyone else interested in the science of psychology.
www.psych.yorku.ca /lab/psyres.htm   (653 words)

Each link will direct you to a list of resources on the databases and indexes page.
Use for difficult to find topics or to track the influence of a paper.
List of online encyclopedias, dictionaries, documents, web pages and finding aids.
library.auraria.edu /findit/subj_guides/social/psychology.html   (293 words)

 Community Psychology Reading List
This list is a project of the Executive Board of the Council of Program Directors in Community Research and Action (CPDCRA).
Its purpose is to provide information about the field of community psychology to authors and publishers, especially of undergraduate psychology textbooks.
Trickett, E. A future for community psychology: The contexts of diversity and the diversity of contexts.
www.radpsynet.org /teaching/odonnell.html   (1111 words)

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