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Psychology (C800): The study of behavioural and mental processes. May include study of the brain, the senses, and the biological and physiological bases of behaviour.

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Link Hans Eysenck on Psychoanalysis

Prof. Hans Eysenck (born March 4, 1916, died September 4, 1997) was one of the worlds leading psychologists talks to Roberta Russell in 1995 on...

personality, individual differences, eysenck, psychoanalysis, Freud view
Link "Cognitive psychology" - Online Course by The Saylor Foundation

This is a link to a course which introduces Cognitive Psychology. Memory, along with attention, perception, language, and decision making, are...

cognitive psychology, Chomsky, Cognition, motivation, Emotion, neuropsychology, attention, memory, Language, Knowledge, pattern recognition, object perception, problem solving, reasoning, decision making view
Link Advances in the Study of Human Cognitive Evolution

A lecture series comprising 11 lectures on human cognition covering a wide range of topics including the evolution of language, neuroscience and...

Animal Behaviour, Primates, Cognition, Human biology, Language, Cultural learning, Lecture series view
Link Prof. Mark Williams on Mindfulness

Professor Mark Williams from Oxford University delivers a lecture to the public about the science of mindfulness. The event was Science Oxford...

mindfulness, Psychology, Science, depression, Emotion, mental health, Brain, meditation view
Link Sensation & Perception Course by the Saylor Foundation

This is a link to an online course in sensation and perception, by the Saylor Foundation. Sensation and perception are the processes by which we...

Perception, Psychology, sensation, eye, optical, ear, hearing, sight, vision, psychophysics view
Link Psychological Research on the Net

A list of psychology experiments on the Internet.

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Link Visual Phenomena & Optic Illusions

A list of the most common visual phenomena and optic/visual illusions, commonly studied in perception. Most of these effects have their basis in...

biopsychology, vision, Perception, visual illusions, illusion, visual cortex, cortex, Hermann's grid view
Link Hofling et al.'s (1966) Study of Obedience on SimplyPysychology

Summary of Hofling et al.'s (1966) hospital study of obedience, as presented on the SimplyPsychology site by Saul McLeod, a Psychology Lecturer at...

Psychology, social, psychosocial, obedience, ethics view
Link Starting With Psychology

This Open University  unit investigates at a number of different explanations that psychologists put forward in their attempts to understand why...

introduction to psychology, Psychology, relationships, group pressure, thinking, Cognition, split-brain view
Link Jacques Lacan 1901-1981

A comprehensive overview of the life and works of Jacques Lacan - excellent site for beginners of Psychoanalytic Studies.

psychotherapy, psychoanalysis, psychoanalytic theory, Lacan, Freud view
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