Archive for the 'Psychology Sunday' Category

Psychology Sunday: Irving Gottesman

Sunday, March 19th, 2017

Click Here to Read: Irving Gottesman on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Irving Gottesman, Pioneering Psychologist on Schizophrenia, Dies at 85 By Erica Goode in The New York Times on July 6, 2016.

Click Here to Read: Review of Schizophrenia Genesis: The Origins of Madness. By Irving I. Gottesman (with the assistance of Dorothea L. Wolfgram), reviewed F. Vogel in Am. J. Hum. Genet. 48:1218, 1991. (more…)

Psychology Sunday: Stephen Kosslyn

Sunday, March 12th, 2017

Click Here to Read: Stephen Kosslyn on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Education Innovation: Unconventional Teaching – Stephen Kosslyn, Minerva Schools interview with Marc Dressner on YouTube.

Click Here to Read:  On The Demystification of Mental Imagery by Kosslyn on the ecs.soton.ac website. (more…)

Psychology Sunday: Walter Mischel

Sunday, March 5th, 2017

Click Here to Read: Walter Mischel on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: The Struggles of a Psychologist Studying Self-control By Maria Konnikova in the New Yorker on October 9, 2014.

Click Here to View: Walter Mischel – The Marshmallow Test on The Brainwaves Video Anthology on YouTube.

Click Here to Read: The Marshmallow Test review – if you can resist, you will go far: Do you take your gratification instant or deferred? And why does it matter? American psychologist Walter Mischel tests your willpower by Zoe Williams on the Guardian website on October 8, 2014. (more…)

Psychology Sunday: Robert J. Plomin

Sunday, February 26th, 2017

Click Here to Read:  Robert Plomin on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Behavioral Genetics – Robert Plomin (2003) on YouTube.

Click Here to Read:  Genetics and Behavior  by Robert Plomin in The Psychologist Vol 14 No 3.

Click Here to Read: Psychologist on a mission to give every child a Learning Chip: Prof Robert Plomin wants educators to take notice of genes, and has a new big idea – personalised learning, discovers Peter Wilby on the Guardian website on February 18, 2014. (more…)

Psychology Sunday: Michael Posner

Sunday, February 19th, 2017

Click Here to Read: Michael Posner on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: A Tribute to Michael I. Posner by Steven W. Keele and Ulrich Mayr on the APA.org website.,

Click Here to View:  Inside the Psychologist’s Studio: Michael Posner on the Psychological Science website.

Click Here to Read: History of Neuroscience: Michael I. Posner on YouTube. (more…)

Psychology Sunday: Vilayanur Subramanian Ramachandran

Sunday, February 12th, 2017

Click Here to Read: Vilayanur S. Ramachandran on Wikipdia.

Click Here to Read:  Vilayanur S, Ramachandran on the Center for Brain and Cognition, University of San Diego, CA website.

Click Here to View: VS Ramachandran: 3 clues to understanding your brain Ted Talk on the TedTalks website

Click Here to Read and View: Body and Mind: Insights from Neuroscience Lector by Vilayanur S. Ramachandran in 2012 at the University of Glasgow on the Gifford Lectures website. (more…)

Psychology Sunday: Stephen D. Reicher

Sunday, February 5th, 2017

Click Here to Read: Stephen D. Reicher on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Stephen David Reicher on the University of St. Andrews website.

Click Here to Read: Stories by Stephen David Reicher in the Scientific American.

Click Here to View: After the Referendum – Professor Stephen Reicher on YouTube.

Click Here to Listen to: Stephen Reicher on Crowd Psychology By Social Science Bites on February 26, 2016. (more…)

Psychology Sunday: Robert A. Rescorla

Sunday, January 29th, 2017

Click Here to Read: Robert A. Rescorla on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Robert Rescorla and the Expectancy Theory by Ryan Havdala on Prezi on 14 November 2013

Click Here to View:  Rescorla-Wagner Model on YouTube.

Click Here to Read: The Rescorla-Wagner Model of Classical Conditioning on the ipfw.edu website. (more…)

Psychology Sunday: Richard Wiseman

Sunday, January 15th, 2017

Click Here to Read: Richard Wiseman on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Richard Wiseman on his own website.

Click Here to Read: 59 Seconds, By Prof Richard Wiseman, Reviewed by Brandon Robshaw on the Indepedendent website April 24, 2010. (more…)

Psychology Sunday: Robert Sternberg

Sunday, January 1st, 2017

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Click Here to Read: Robert Sternberg on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read:  Robert J. Sternberg’s website.

Click Here to Read: Robert J. Sternberg (1949- ) Cognitive Psychologist on the Human Intelligence website.

Click Here to Read: Robert J. Sternberg – Successful Intelligence from The Brainwaves Video Anthology on YouTube. (more…)

Psychology Sunday: Robert Trivers

Sunday, December 25th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Robert Trivers on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: The Robert Trivers website.

Click Here to Read: Trivers’ Pursuit: Renegade scientist Robert Trivers is lauded as one of our greatest thinkers—despite irking academia with blunt talk and bad manners By Matthew Hutson on the Psychology Today website on January 5, 2016. (more…)

Psychology Sunday: Philip Zimbardo

Sunday, December 18th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Philip Zimbardo on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: The Homepage of Professor Philip G. Zimbardo.

Click Here to View: The Psychology of Evil: Ted talk by Philip Zimbardo.

Click Here to Read: ‘It’s Painful’: Dr. Philip Zimbardo Revisits the Stanford Prison Experiment By Katie Kilkenny on the Pacific Standard Magazine website on July 20, 2017. (more…)

Psychology Sunday: Susan Blackmore

Sunday, December 4th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  Susan Blackmore on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Memes and “temes” Ted Talk with Susan Blackmore on the Ted Talks Website in 2008.

Click Here to Read: A hundred walked out of my lecture by Sue Blackmore on the Richard Dawkins Foundation website on August 18, 2014.

Click Here to Read: Dr. Susan Blackmore’s Near-Death Experience Research on the Near Death.com website. (more…)

Psychology Sunday: Lawrence Kohlberg

Sunday, November 27th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Lawrence Kohlberg on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Kohlberg by Saul McLeod on the Simply Psychology Website in 2011.

Click Here to Read:  Review of: Measuring Moral Judgment: A Review of ‘The Measurement of Moral Judgment’ by Anne Colby and Lawrence Kohlberg Volume I: Theoretical Foundations and Research Validation,Volume II: Standard Issues Scoring Manual Reviewed by Georg Lind in Human Development 1989;32:388-397. (more…)

Psychology Sunday: Paul Ekman

Sunday, November 20th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Dr. Paul Ekman on the Paul Ekman.com website.

Click Here to Read: Paul Ekman on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Dr. Paul Ekman on Expression and Gesture and Their Role in Emotion and Deception – Part 1 on YouTube. (more…)

Psychology Sunday: Kelly D. Brownell

Sunday, November 13th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  Kelly D. Brownell on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read and View:  Kelly D. Brownell’s Presentation at the Obesity and Food Addiction Summit

Click Here to Read: Should There Be a Tax on Soda and Other Sugary Drinks? Supporters say it is an effective way to cut obesity. Critics say the health benefits are far less than claimed in The Wall street Journal on July 12, 2015. (more…)

Psychology Sunday: Howard Gardner

Sunday, November 6th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Howard Gardner on Wikipedia.

Click Here to  Read:  Howard Gardner on his own website.

Click Here to  Read: Howard Gardner, multiple intelligences and education on the infed.org website.

Click Here to  Read: Howard Gardner: ‘Multiple intelligences’ are not (more…)

Psychology Sunday: Martin Seligman

Sunday, October 30th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Martin Seligman on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Martin E.P. Seligman on “Crazy or Evil: Classing the Virginia Tech killer among them is an insult to the insane” on this website.

Click Here to Read: Martin Seligman on the Pursuit of Happiness website. (more…)

Psychology Sunday: Gordon Derner

Sunday, October 9th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Gordon Derner on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Happy 100th, Gordon Derner! on the Derner.Adelphi.edu website.

Click Here to Read: Forever: The Life and Legacy of Gordon F. Derner, Ph.D. on YouTube.com

Click Here to Read:  A Celebration of Gordon F. Derner’s Life and Legacy on the Derner.Adelphi.edu website.

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Psychology Sunday: Heinz Ansbacher

Sunday, September 25th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Heinz Annsbacher on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Heinz Ansbacher, 101, Adlerian Psychology Expert, Dies By Holcomb B. Noble in The New York Times on June 24, 2006

Click Here to Read:  Heinz Ansbacher on the University of Vermont Website.

Click Here to Read: Bob Bartholow Interview with Heinz Ansbacher in 1994 on YouTube. (more…)