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For macroscale questions about the study of humanity through anthropological methods such as ethnography and comparative linguistics.
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a model of personality which posits that people's traits vary on five broad dimensions. The five factors are neuroticism, extraversion, agreeableness, conscientiousness, and openness t…
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Physical or psychological attraction, causing an individual to emotionally value and seek an object
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For questions about applying dynamical systems and complex systems theory to explaining perception, thought and behavior.
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For questions regarding the transformation of information into a form which is able to be stored in memory.
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For questions regarding the proper selection of subjects for a scientific experiment or survey, accounting for both demographics and population size
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For questions about the psychologically-based processes that employers might use to help them choose new members for their staff.
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For questions about the effect of social processes on the brain and the neural basis of social cognition and behaviour.
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an interdisciplinary science that draws on knowledge from many related fields including biomechanics, physiology, kinesiology and psychology. It involves the study of how psycholog…
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An implicit memory effect in which exposure to one stimulus influences a response to a subsequent stimulus, without the person having awareness of it
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For questions about sound perception.
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For questions about learning devices which present information to the brain in such a way that it is more easily absorbed into long term memory
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For questions on the statistical method of combining or contrasting the results of different studies. See also [tag:statistics].
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the research, design and application of psychological theories and empirical data towards understanding, predicting and countering behaviours either in friendly or enemy forces …
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For questions relating to long term potentiation (LTP), the process of priming brain cells to improve synaptic efficacy.
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For questions regarding natural language processing. Note that this tag should not be used for neurolinguistic programming questions.
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generated and integrated into existing neural circuits in both developing and adult individuals.
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For questions about peer reviewed publications, formatting and results reporting in the cognitive sciences.
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The subjective experience of sensory perceptions, including taste, sight, smell, hearing, and touch.
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The conscious or subconscious delay of doing or facing a task or situation, to circumvent some degree of uncomfortability. Whether that uncomfortability be simple or profound, eg from boredom to deepl…
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For questions about signal processing theory and its applications in psychology and cognitive neuroscience.
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For questions about inhibition and self-control phenomena, and the processes underlying them. If your question relates to executive/cognitive control more generally, please use the executive-function …
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For questions about ethical issues in clinical practice and the conduct of research. For questions about the psychology of moral reasoning use moral-psychology tag
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The event-related potential technique non-invasively records neural responses to specific events. The event-related potential, or ERP, is extracted from the electro-encephalogram. ERPs are typically o…
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For questions about achieving an endpoint in a task, whether the evaluation of said task is formal or informal
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For questions about an individual's level or attachment or devotion to another person or organization.
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For questions about twin study methodology, and research relying on such methodology.
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For questions about willingly ceding control over a valued outcome to another person or group of people.
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Questions about the vestibular system, the part of the brain regulating balance and spatial awareness.
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For questions about the effect of testosterone administration on, and testosterone's associations with changes in behavioral and psychological functioning.
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For questions about the psychology of getting large or small groups together to perform a task.
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For questions about the effects of facilitating monitoring of physiological functioning, and the processes that underpin this monitoring.
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A computational modeling paradigm that models phenomena as dynamical systems of interacting autonomous agents.