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  • Motivation
  • Psychology Dictionary

Intrinsic Motivation In Psychology

Intrinsic motivation involves a driving force behind behavior that emerges from within rather than as…

  • History of Psychology

Structuralism: Psychology’s First School of Thought

Structuralism is regarded as the earliest school of thought in psychology. While structuralism is usually…

  • Psychology Dictionary

What Is Accommodation In Psychology?

Definition: In Piaget's theory of cognitive development, accommodation refers to the process by which people…

  • Psychology Dictionary

What Is Random Selection?

Definition: Random selection refers to a process that researchers use to pick participants for a…

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What Are Subject-Expectancy Effects?

Expectancy effects refer to changes in behavior that occur simply because the participant believes that…

  • Psychology Dictionary

What Is Compassion?

Why do some people choose to give up their time, money, or even safety to…

  • Cognitive Psychology

The Power of Mindsets: How Beliefs About Intelligence Influence Achievement

What strategies can you use to encourage people to work harder and increase achievement? Could…

  • Mental Health

Living Near This Might Mean a Healthier Brain

It’s no secret that your environment can play a crucial role in both your physical…

  • Mental Health

What’s Your State’s Biggest Phobia?

What is the biggest phobia that you face? Phobias are one of the most common…

  • Mental Health

How Does Positive Thinking Affect Your Health?

In what ways does positive thinking affect your health? Positive thinking has been shown to…