Psychology

Psychology, Study of mental functions and behaviours.

Psychology is the science of mind and behavior. Psychology includes the study of conscious and unconscious phenomena, as well as feeling and thought. It is an academic discipline of immense scope. Psychologists seek an understanding of the emergent properties of brains, and all the variety of phenomena linked to those emergent properties, joining this way the broader neuro-scientific group of researchers. As a social science, it aims to understand individuals and groups by establishing general principles and researching specific cases.In this field, a professional practitioner or researcher is called a psychologist and can be classified as a social, behavioral, or cognitive scientist.

Psyche (psychology)
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Psyche (psychology) ... In psychology, the psyche /ˈsaɪki/ is the totality of the human mind, conscious and unconscious. Carl Jung also included in this definition the overlap...

Flow (psychology)
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Flow (psychology) ... In positive psychology, a flow state, also known colloquially as being in the zone, is the mental state in which a person performing some activity is fully...

Gestalt psychology
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Gestalt psychology ... Gestalt psychology, gestaltism or configurationism is a school of psychology that emerged in the early twentieth century in Austria and Germany as a theory...

Social psychology
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Social psychology ... Social psychology is the scientific study of how the thoughts, feelings, and behaviors of individuals are influenced by the actual, imagined, and implied...

Evolutionary psychology
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Evolutionary psychology ... Evolutionary psychology is a theoretical approach in the social and natural sciences that examines psychological structure from a modern evolutionary perspective...

Developmental psychology
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Developmental psychology ... Developmental psychology is the scientific study of how and why human beings change over the course of their life. Originally concerned with infants and...

Cognitive psychology
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Cognitive psychology ... Cognitive psychology is the scientific study of mental processes such as attention, language use, memory, perception, problem solving, creativity, and...

AP Psychology
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AP Psychology ... The Advanced Placement Psychology (also known as AP Psychology or AP Psych) course and corresponding exam are part of College Board's Advanced Placement...

Quantum Psychology
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Quantum Psychology ... Quantum Psychology: How Brain Software Programs You & Your World is a book written by Robert Anton Wilson, originally published in 1990. It deals with...

Machiavellianism (psychology)
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Machiavellianism (psychology) ... In the field of personality psychology, Machiavellianism is a personality trait centered on manipulativeness, callousness, and indifference to morality...

Clinical psychology
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Environmental psychology
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Forensic psychology
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Psychology of religion
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Personality psychology
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Political psychology
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Abnormal psychology
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Sport psychology
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Military psychology
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