psychological science

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n psychological science the science of mental life
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Usage

In literature:

This is true for two great reasons, which make Psychology different from all the other sciences.
"The Story of the Mind" by James Mark Baldwin
For Binet, psychology is the science of behavior.
"The Measurement of Intelligence" by Lewis Madison Terman
PSYCHOLOGY; OR, THE SCIENCE OF THE SOUL.
"Aims and Aids for Girls and Young Women" by George Sumner Weaver
To all the sciences of external nature psychology offers the violent opposition of the moral to the physical world.
"The Mind and the Brain" by Alfred Binet
Psychology is important because it is the science of all mind.
"Society" by Henry Kalloch Rowe
Psychology as a science, not an art.
"Measure for a Loner" by James Judson Harmon
Perhaps it may be even said to set up an entirely new science, to wit, that of descriptive sociological psychology.
"The American Credo" by George Jean Nathan
The Natural Science of Psychology.
"The Approach to Philosophy" by Ralph Barton Perry
It has not been enough noticed how feeble is the reach of deduction in the psychological and moral sciences.
"Creative Evolution" by Henri Bergson
He began to wonder whether we could ever make psychology so absolute a science that each little spring of life would be revealed to us.
"The Picture of Dorian Gray" by Oscar Wilde
Within recent years the doctrine that psychology is a science of behavior has acquired a certain prominence.
"Creative Intelligence" by John Dewey, Addison W. Moore, Harold Chapman Brown, George H. Mead, Boyd H. Bode, Henry Waldgrave, Stuart James, Hayden Tufts, Horace M. Kallen
PROF. C. STUMPF, Director of the Psychological Institute, Member of the Academy of Sciences.
"Clever Hans" by Oskar Pfungst
On the other hand, if psychology is a science, then science deals with things which do not move in space.
"Evolution" by Frank B. Jevons
PSYCHOLOGY: The science of human minds and their relationship one to another.
"The Roycroft Dictionary" by Elbert Hubbard
Dewey reaches this result quite easily, because he makes psychology the science of reality to begin with.
"John Dewey's logical theory" by Delton Thomas Howard
There is perhaps no science whose position in the system of knowledge offers so many methodological difficulties as psychology.
"International Congress of Arts and Science, Volume I" by Various
In this way are derived standard graded scales which represent a decided advance in the science of psychological diagnosis.
"Vocational Psychology: Its Problems and Methods" by Harry L. Hollingworth
This psychological change was essential to the birth of the new point of view in science and philosophy.
"Reconstruction in Philosophy" by John Dewey
In achieving this the worthy physician added some interesting facts to the science of psychology.
"A Book about Doctors" by John Cordy Jeaffreson
Psychology was, then, until recent years the science of the abstract individual mind.
"The Group Mind" by William McDougall
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In news:

Tamara Daily, dean of the division of social sciences and professor of psychology and neuroscience, presented the annual.
Tousman is a professor of health psychology at Jefferson College of Health Sciences and secretary of Greater Roanoke Valley Asthma and Air Quality Coalition.
Gold Medal Award for Life Achievement in the Science of Psychology.
The Basic Psychological Science Research Grant provides support for graduate students conducting psychological science research studies.
This award is intended to promote the teaching of psychological science in undergraduate education by graduate students.
Gold Medal Award for Life Achievement in the Science of Psychology.
Bucking previous reports, findings by the Association for Psychological Science say having kids actually makes you feel better (especially dads).
Increase recognition of psychology as a science.
Applications of positive psychology are moving ahead fast and furiously, but some question whether the interventions are outpacing the science.
These grants support the science and application of psychological science among talented high school students.
As such, the journal contains archival documents and articles covering current issues in psychology , the science and practice of psychology , and psychology 's contribution to public policy.
Six Degrees of Separation isn't the only film to tango with psychological science.
Why present one minute spots for psychological science.
It is my hope that as more people enter college they will consider the psychological sciences as a viable career path.
Teaching psychology as a science has always been important to high school psychology teachers Marie Smith, PhD, and Faye Johnson.
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In science:

Landsberg, in Dynamics, Synergetics, Autonomous Agents – Nonlinear Systems Approaches to Cognitive Psychology and Cognitive Science, edited by W.
Response to Comments on "Simple Measure for Complexity"
The achieved level of schema representation allows one to model by mathematical tools virtually any type of schemas considered before, including schemas in neurophisiology, psychology, computer science, Internet technology, databases, logic, and mathematics.
Mathematical Models in Schema Theory
Both the problem of noncomputability and the problems posed by short strings may account for the limited number of applications in psychology and other social sciences.
Assessing Cognitive Randomness: A Kolmogorov Complexity Approach
Related Work Widescope is based on work that is highly interdisciplinary, and leverages ideas from online social networking, visualization, user interface design, web based system design, social science, psychology and social choice theory.
Widescope - A social platform for serious conversations on the Web
We might have final theories for each branch of knowledge, that is, one for physical sciences, biology, economy and even psychology and social sciences, given that each of those branches requires a new dimension of concepts.
On the Nature of Reality
Hence, it seems that quantum-like applications in cognitive science and psychology lead to nonlinear calculus of probabilities generalizing the quantum probabilistic calculus.
Observables Generalizing Positive Operator Valued Measures
Collaboration OS (2012) An Open, Large-Scale, Collaborative Effort to Estimate the Reproducibility of Psychological Science.
Deep Impact: Unintended consequences of journal rank
McSharry (2005) “The Danger of Wishing for Chaos” Nonlinear Dynamics, Psychology, and Life Sciences . P.
Testing the assumptions of linear prediction analysis in normal vowels
To give an example, in Ref. there are only five references to physical papers, including the original work of Ernst Ising from 1925; the other 29 references are from social sciences, mostly the social psychology.
Around the gap between sociophysics and sociology
Hamilton (Eds.), Philosophy of Science, Cognitive Psychology, and Educational Theory and Practice (pp. 147-176).
The Case for Dynamic Models of Learners' Ontologies in Physics
Thus for example Information Retrieval combines computer science, linguistics, cognitive psychology, and mathematics.
Analysis of Computer Science Communities Based on DBLP
Moreover, the same as with theory of measurement and model selection studies, the issue of selective probabilistic in fluences, while born within psychology and motivated by ps ychological theorizing, pertains in fact to any area of empirical science dealing with inputs and random outputs.
Selectivity in Probabilistic Causality: Drawing Arrows from Inputs to Stochastic Outputs
Understanding psychology as a science: An introduction to scientific and statistical inference.
Caveats for using statistical significance tests in research assessments
However, we note that this assumption is not commonplace in cognitive science and, more specifically, social psychology.
On a Reliable Peer-Review Process
How probability measure on the state space is defined then? Choice models, being part of decision theory, are widely applied to economics, psychology and social sciences.
Equation of state for agents on graphs
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