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For questions about the history of the field of psychology and the cognitive sciences
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For questions relating to correlational studies involving the exploration of statistical relationships.
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for questions on the scientific psychological study of religion and spirituality
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Examining helping behavior, motivations and payoffs; related to altruism.
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For questions on the debate between innate or genetic factors (nature) versus environmental factors (nurture) in the cognitive sciences.
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For questions surrounding the philosophical and psychological contributions of Carl Jung
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For questions regarding building a competency in a particular area, or the act of helping others attain such a competency.
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For questions regarding the condition where the input of one sense elicits the perception of unrelated sense(s), such as seeing shapes as having innate colors
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For questions about the collective behavior of relatively large groups of people.
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For questions about psychological processes related to jokes, humour, laughter and related phenomena.
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For questions regarding the psychological basis of this disease featuring periodic bouts of mania and depression, its treatment, and pharmacological treatments for the condition
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The systematic organization of stimuli, cognitive processes, or theory; also, categorical models
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For questions regarding the brain's ability to distinguish sounds heard in speech, or (more generically) to distinguish between different auditory signals.
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For questions about the psychology of tricking or manipulating others with falsehoods
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An interdisciplinary academic field dedicated to understanding political science, politicians and political behavior through the use of psychological theories.
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For questions about the scientific basis of psychological advantages/disadvantages of approaching life with an optimistic outlook.
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For questions relating to optical illusions, how our perceptual and cognitive mechanisms give rise to them, the neurological basis of perceiving optical illusions and general queries relating to optic…
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For questions about specific phobias, general phobias, treatments for them, and the cognitive bases for their existence
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For questions specifically related to instruction in the cognitive sciences, in formal and informal situations; for general questions about teaching and education see the educational-psychology tag
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For questions about how to effectively learn, study and teach about the cognitive sciences.
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For questions regarding the tendency for people to answer survey questions about themselves in a matter which is acceptable to society
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For questions about the psychological principles behind writing, its mechanics, learning writing, and improving the process.
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For requesting empirical validation studies of questionnaires, IQ tests, psychometric instruments and other measures.
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For questions about standards that govern the behavior of individuals in a society. See also [tag:social-psychology]
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For questions about post-traumatic stress disorder, its diagnosis, its treatment, and its etiology
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Semantic Pointer Architecture. Cognitive architecture created with the Neural Engineering Framework to map low level information (i.e. vision) to high level symbols (i.e. objects).
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Questions about neurotransmitter dopamine or 3,4-dihydroxyphenethylamine. Dopamine production, deficiency and drug interaction and illnesses affected by or effecting dopamine levels.
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For questions regarding the process through which routines of behaviors can become automatic or the after-effects of when a behavior has become automatic.
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For questions on waking from sleep or a heightened level of autonomic activity.