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Justice in Teams  

Vincente Martínez-Tur and Carolina Moliner

Online publication date:
Jan 2017
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Psychology
Traditionally, justice in teams refers to a specific climate—called justice climate—describing shared perceptions about how the team as a whole is treated. Justice at the individual level ... More

Language Acquisition  

Erica H. Wojcik, Irene de la Cruz-Pavía, and Janet F. Werker

Online publication date:
Apr 2017
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Psychology
Language is a structured form of communication that is unique to humans. Within the first few years of life, typically developing children can understand and produce full sentences in ... More

Leadership Skills in Sport  

Packianathan Chelladurai

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

Loneliness and Health  

Aparna Shankar

Online publication date:
Jun 2017
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Psychology
Loneliness or perceived social isolation is a subjective experience relating to dissatisfaction with one’s social relationships. Most research has focused on the experience of loneliness ... More

Methods of Health Behavior Change  

Ildiko Tombor and Susan Michie

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Jul 2017
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Psychology
People’s behavior influences health, for example, in the prevention, early detection, and treatment of disease, the management of illness, and the optimization of healthcare professionals’ ... More

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder  

Jonathan S. Abramowitz

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Aug 2017
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Psychology
Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is one of the most destructive psychological disorders. Its symptoms often interfere with work or school, interpersonal relationships, and with ... More

Organizational Behavior  

Neal M. Ashkanasy and Alana D. Dorris

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Mar 2017
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Psychology
Organizational behavior (OB) is a discipline that includes principles from psychology, sociology, and anthropology. Its focus is on understanding how people behave in organizational work ... More

Organizational Climate and Culture  

Mark G. Ehrhart and Benjamin Schneider

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Dec 2016
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Psychology
Research on the internal psychosocial environment of work organizations has largely been captured through the study of two constructs: organizational climate and organizational culture. ... More

Organizational Sensemaking  

Ravi S. Kudesia

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Apr 2017
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Psychology
Since the 1980s, the management and organizations literature has grown substantially, turning over the years toward cognitive, discursive, and phenomenological perspectives. At the heart ... More

Overqualification in the Workplace  

Berrin Erdogan, Talya N. Bauer, and Aysegul Karaeminogullari

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Jul 2017
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Psychology
Overqualification is a unique form of underemployment, which represents a state where the employee’s education, abilities, knowledge, skills, and/or experience exceed job requirements and ... More

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