6 posts tagged with psychology by tybeet.
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Beliefs about "what should be" leads to beliefs about "what is"?

Is there any academic argument or scientific evidence that what people believe about "what should be" leads them to develop underlying beliefs about "what is" in reality? A kind of worldview conditioning? Conceptually, this would be an inversion of the naturalistic fallacy (which goes from "what is" to "what ought"). Does such a thing happen?
posted by tybeet on Apr 15, 2015 - 9 answers

Why is there so much controversy surrounding the DSM-V?

Please point me to some resources (interviews, news articles, opinion pieces, etc...) so I can better understand why the DSM-V has generated so much controversy, and what the major points of contention are. The more gristly it is for my milling, the better.
posted by tybeet on Oct 28, 2013 - 7 answers

Stereotypically "good" and "bad" images?

Images that people can instantly categorize as "good" or "bad"? [more inside]
posted by tybeet on Jan 5, 2012 - 24 answers

On the methods of phenomenology. How do you define, operationalize, measure "X"?

ScholarFilter: Does anyone know of a scholarly article that goes from defining a construct (say, for example an attitude of some kind) to operationalizing it to measuring it in a somewhat succinct way? I'm trying to understand this process better. [more inside]
posted by tybeet on May 16, 2010 - 10 answers

The science of smiling and the sound of the voice

I read this great study (I think it was Psychological in origin) some many months ago about research showing that people can reliably tell if you are smiling over the telephone. Does anyone know from who or where this came?
posted by tybeet on Jul 31, 2009 - 3 answers

Books that blend Psychology, the human mind, and Artificial Intelligence theory?

Books that blend Psychology, the human mind, and Artificial Intelligence theory? [more inside]
posted by tybeet on Aug 1, 2008 - 14 answers

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