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Habit Formation and Behavior Change  

Benjamin Gardner

Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Psychology
This is an advance summary of a forthcoming article in the Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Psychology. Please check back later for the full article. Within ... More

History of Organizational Psychology  

Helio Carpintero

Online publication date:
Feb 2017
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Psychology
Organizational psychology represents an important theoretical and practical field of contemporary psychological science that studies mental and behavioral phenomena that take place in ... More

History of Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology in North America  

Vincent J. Granito

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May 2017
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Psychology
The history of sport, exercise, and performance psychology in North America dates back to the late 1800s. However, these professionals typically conducted research in the area of motor ... More

History of Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology in Southern Africa  

Clinton Gähwiler, Lee Hill, and Valerie Grand’Maison

Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Psychology
This is an advance summary of a forthcoming article in the Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Psychology. Please check back later for the full article. The ... More

Human Resource Management and Organizational Psychology  

David E. Guest

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Mar 2017
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Psychology
Human resources (HR) management addresses those policies, practices, and activities concerned with the management of people in organizations. Although it is typically considered at ... More

Identity Development in Adolescence and Adulthood  

Jane Kroger

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Feb 2017
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Psychology
Psychoanalyst Erik Erikson was the first professional to describe and use the concept of ego identity in his writings on what constitutes healthy personality development for every ... More

Inflammation as a Biomarker Method in Lifespan Developmental Methodology  

Stephanie J. Wilson, Janice Kiecolt-Glaser, and William A. Woody

Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Psychology
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Influence of Anxiety on Cognitive Control Processes  

DeMond M. Grant and Evan J. White

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Dec 2016
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Psychology
Cognitive control is the ability to direct attention and cognitive resources toward achieving one’s goals. However, research indicates that anxiety biases multiple cognitive processes, ... More

Intergenerational Transmission of Risk for Behavioral Problems Including Substance Use  

Deborah M. Capaldi, David C. R. Kerr, and Stacey S. Tiberio

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Mar 2017
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Psychology
Intergenerational studies are key to informing research, preventive intervention, and policy regarding family influences on healthy development and maladjustment. Continuities in family ... More

Job and Work Design  

Anja Van den Broeck and Sharon K. Parker

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May 2017
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Psychology
Job design or work design refers to the content, structure, and organization of tasks and activities. It is mostly studied in terms of job characteristics, such as autonomy, workload, role ... More

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