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Is Psychology a Social Science?
(The Humanities Collection, 2014)
This presentation explicates the rationale for the claim that, contrary to the general opinion, psychology is not a social science. Sociology, the typical social science to represent all the others, starts from observing ...
Personality from the standpoint of social psychology
(Common Ground Publishing, 2014)
Social psychology studies individual behavior in social situations and aims at discovering the mental processes producing the kind of behaviors observed in them. The concept of personality does not designate a special ...
On the outer automorphism groups of free groups
We prove that the outer automorphism group of a free group of countably infinite rank is complete.
Social approach and avoidance behaviour for negative emotions is modulated by endogenous oxytocin and paranoia in schizophrenia
Patients with schizophrenia suffer from dysfunctional social behaviour. Social approach and avoidance (AA) has been associated with motor responses, as the affective valence and gaze direction of facial stimuli can bias ...
Phase-dependent interference fringes in the wavelenght scaling of harmonic efficiency
(American Physical Society, 2014)
We describe phase-dependent wavelength scaling of high-order harmonic generation efficiency driven by ultra-short laser fields in the mid-infrared. We employ both numerical solution of the time-dependent Schr¨odinger ...
Higher-order structure of personality and mental health: Does general affectivity matter?
(Taylor & Francis, 2014)
The higher order personality model, namely the Big Two, was tested in 2 studies (Ns = 878 and 467, respectively) by controlling for the effects of both general affectivity and common method variance. Study 2 also examined ...
Pathways from personality to happiness: Sense of Uniqueness as a mediator
Personal sense of uniqueness, a major construct in humanistic psychology, has been recently shown to be a robust correlate of happiness. Yet the antecedents of this experience are not known. To address this limitation, we ...
Thermochemistry of N-heterocyclic carbenes with 5-, 4-, 3-, and 2-membered rings
N-heterocyclic carbenes (NHCs) based on imidazole-2-ylidene (1) or the saturated imidazolidine-2-ylidene (2) scaffolds are long-lived singlet carbenes. Both benefit from inductive stabilization of the sigma lone pair on ...
Factor structure of the subjective well-being under Neuroleptics in schizophrenics outpatients: Five factors or only one?
Backround and aim: The Subjective Well-Being under Neuroleptics Scale, short form (SWNS), is a self-report measure that evaluates the states of well-being of schizophrenia patients using antipsychotic drugs independently ...
An exemplary life?A personal construct analysis of the autobiography of Rudolf Hoess, Commandant of Auschwitz
(Taylor & Francis, 2014)
This article analyzes the autobiography of Rudolf Hoess, commandant of Auschwitz. Textual grid, ABC, and self-characterization analyses of the autobiography are used to construe Hoess's writing. The textual grid analysis ...