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Psychology

Meanings and phrases

psychology

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n.
  1. the science of mental life; psychological science

Freudian psychology

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n.
  1. the psychological theories of Sigmund Freud

Gestalt psychology

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n.
  1. (psychology) a theory of psychology that emphasizes the importance of configurational properties; configurationism

Jungian psychology

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n.
  1. the psychological theories of Carl Jung

abnormal psychology

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n.
  1. the branch of psychology concerned with abnormal behavior; psychopathology

animal psychology

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n.
  1. the branch of psychology concerned with the behavior of animals; comparative psychology

applied psychology

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n.
  1. any of several branches of psychology that seek to apply psychological principles to practical problems of education or industry or marketing etc.; industrial psychology

behavioristic psychology

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n.
  1. an approach to psychology that emphasizes observable measurable behavior; behaviorism; behaviourism; behaviouristic psychology

behaviouristic psychology

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n.
  1. an approach to psychology that emphasizes observable measurable behavior; behaviorism; behaviourism; behavioristic psychology

child psychology

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n.
  1. the branch of psychology that studies the social and mental development of children; developmental psychology; genetic psychology

clinical psychology

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n.
  1. the branch of psychology concerned with the treatment of abnormal mentation and behavior
E.g.
  • Social cognition and clinical psychology: A synthesis.
  • experimental psychology, 1962; Ph.D. clinical psychology, 1964).
  • He also served on numerous clinical psychology licensing boards in Texas.

cognitive psychology

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n.
  1. an approach to psychology that emphasizes internal mental processes
E.g.
  • She received her master's degree in cognitive psychology with Dr. Gene A.
  • The line between cognitive psychology and cognitive science can be blurry.
  • Current work on language within the field of cognitive psychology varies widely.

comparative psychology

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n.
  1. the branch of psychology concerned with the behavior of animals; animal psychology

department of psychology

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n.
  1. the academic department responsible for teaching and research in psychology; psychology department

depth psychology

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n.
  1. a set of techniques for exploring underlying motives and a method of treating various mental disorders; based on the theories of Sigmund Freud; psychoanalysis; analysis

developmental psychology

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n.
  1. the branch of psychology that studies the social and mental development of children; genetic psychology; child psychology
E.g.
  • Prominent journals in developmental psychology include:
  • In the field of developmental psychology, the work of Erica Burman has been influential.
  • At Bloomington, he did experiments in infant learning at developmental psychology laboratories.

differential psychology

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n.
  1. the branch of psychology that studies measurable differences between individuals

experimental psychology

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n.
  1. the branch of psychology that uses experimental methods to study psychological issues; psychonomics
E.g.
  • experimental psychology, 1962; Ph.D. clinical psychology, 1964).
  • After 15 years he resigned in 1897 to study for a PhD in experimental psychology.
  • Bregman's work on ASA has had influences outside the field of experimental psychology.

genetic psychology

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n.
  1. the branch of psychology that studies the social and mental development of children; developmental psychology; child psychology

industrial psychology

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n.
  1. any of several branches of psychology that seek to apply psychological principles to practical problems of education or industry or marketing etc.; applied psychology

physiological psychology

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n.
  1. the branch of psychology that is concerned with the physiological bases of psychological processes; neuropsychology; psychophysiology

psychology department

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n.
  1. the academic department responsible for teaching and research in psychology; department of psychology
E.g.
  • He was chairman of the psychology department for four years.
  • In 1958, the lab became a school of psychology and the psychology department in 1983.
  • In 1969 he joined the faculty of the University of Kentucky in the psychology department.

social psychology

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n.
  1. the branch of psychology that studies persons and their relationships with others and with groups and with society as a whole
E.g.
  • Lester was involved in the study of social psychology.
  • The specialty graduate programs of social psychology was ranked No.
  • She received her PhD in social psychology from Ohio State University in 1986.

degree in psychology

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  • He is a holder of a bachelor's degree in psychology.
  • He graduated in 1980 with a bachelor's degree in psychology.
  • He studied for a bachelor's degree in psychology and an M.F.A.

professor of psychology

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  • He tells that he was a professor of psychology and parapsychology.
  • From 1926–1936 he was a visiting professor of psychology at Princeton University.
  • He was the first professor of psychology and department chair between 1982 and 2004.

evolutionary psychology

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  • Several mid-level evolutionary theories inform evolutionary psychology.
  • It is relevant in game theory, behavioural ecology, and evolutionary psychology.
  • He added however, "The deployment of evolutionary psychology is, however, only partially successful.

studied psychology

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  • He studied psychology at the University of Florence.
  • She studied psychology and graduated in 1991.
  • Fischer studied psychology and philosophy.

educational psychology

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  • It resides as an important research topic in educational psychology.
  • Johann Herbart (1776–1841) is considered the father of educational psychology.
  • He was a professor of educational psychology at the University of California, Berkeley.

field of psychology

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  • Lovaas received many awards for his work in the field of psychology"."
  • Much of Leibniz's work went on to have a great impact on the field of psychology.
  • In the field of psychology, debriefing is used in the processing of traumatic events.

positive psychology

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  • Posttraumatic growth can be seen as a form of positive psychology.
  • In partnership with St Peter's College, Mount Barker High School is piloting Dr Martin Seligman's positive psychology theories in education.
  • The positive psychology framework is based around the PERMA framework which requires only saying things in the Positive, rather than the negative.

psychology professor

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  • Scott worked many years as a psychology professor in Southern California.
  • Unfortunately, their psychology professor finds out and is determined to meet her.
  • It was named after educational psychology professor, Don Dorsey, who helped develop CSUN's first mentor training program.

human psychology

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  • Much debate exists as to whether ""true"" altruism is possible in human psychology.
  • Another is fingles, insinuated in "Eric" to be an important part of human psychology.
  • She has been praised for using her knowledge of human psychology beautifully in her writings.
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