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  • study
  • In this paper, we develop a simple theory to study the effects of ionic size on ionic distributions around a charged spherical particle. (bioportfolio.com)
  • In Tolman ' s study, the number of errors made by rats that were regularly rewarded gradually decreased as they learned their way through a maze. (encyclopedia.com)
  • The RepGrid is the methodological component of PCT and it was used in this study to elicit and examine the interlinking system of constructs individuals use in their personal, informal theories about nonviolence. (bepress.com)
  • developmental
  • In contrast, transpersonal theorists contend that, when used with attention to assessing the individual's developmental stage and choice of an appropriate method, meditation may promote inner calm, loving kindness toward oneself and others, access to previously unconscious material, transformative insight into emotional conflicts, and changes in the experience of personal identity. (buddhanet.net)
  • By considering the construct scores of the quantitative measures derived from the RepGrid, the thematic content of the clustered patterns of each individual RepGrid was qualitatively analyzed to determine whether the clustered patterns reflected the developmental variations described by BST. (bepress.com)
  • The findings indicate that individuals' theories of nonviolence varied according to developmental differences in complexity, dimensionality, differentiation, integration, and independence-interdependence. (bepress.com)
  • Saud, Ketrin, "Personal construals of nonviolence and developmental stages of belief systems: A repertory grid analysis" (2001). (bepress.com)
  • social
  • While therapy is often sought for removing the obstacles that stand in the way of personal happiness, spiritual disciplines like meditation are often pursued by those 'yearning for something inexplicably beyond the duties and satisfactions of religious, moral, and social life' (p.113). (buddhanet.net)
  • Gergen (2009:1-12) describes social constructionist psychology as placing beliefs, understanding and emotions in the context of relationships in the form of stories, made up of discourses about everything we encounter. (scielo.org.za)
  • The ability to make judgments about mental states is critical to social interactions. (ox.ac.uk)
  • findings
  • In particular the findings illustrate how professional identity is\ud constructed, challenged, and reconstructed, through on-going interaction. (core.ac.uk)
  • influences
  • A number of emerging constructs were identified that highlight\ud the personal, historical and contextual influences upon professional role construction\ud and inter-professional relationships, notably: visibility and recognition, role flexibility\ud and rigidity. (core.ac.uk)
  • People
  • People who talk or represent experiences in artistic creation build on already existing relational networks. (pcp-net.org)
  • The argument put forth is that practices and experiences of abuse are often rooted in socially constructed 'absolute truths' which people stubbornly hold with regard to the world, religion and church. (scielo.org.za)
  • Structures
  • This earlier activity in action-related structures can be explained by simulation theory on the basis that when one observes one's own actions, there is a closer match between the simulated and perceived action than there is when one observes the actions of others. (ox.ac.uk)
  • approach
  • The results provided, not only support for the hypothesised relationships, but also validation for both a personal construct approach to human experience and the methodology adopted. (edu.au)
  • similar
  • One hundred twenty-two undergraduate students at the University of North Texas were administered several different optimism scales and also measures of similar constructs such as hope. (unt.edu)
  • Results
  • Results indicated that most measures of optimism show only low to moderate intercorrelations with other measures of the same construct. (unt.edu)
  • identity
  • Diffuse-avoidance, normative, and informational identity styles: Using identity theory to predict maladjustment. (springer.com)
  • Identity processing and personal wisdom: An information-oriented identity style predicts self-actualization and self-transcendence. (springer.com)
  • perception
  • A parietal premotor circuit was recruited during action perception, and the activity started earlier when making judgments about one's own actions as opposed to those of others. (ox.ac.uk)
  • religious
  • The content and organisation of their constructs, in relation to the religious and secular aspects of their lives, were elicited using Repertory Grid and Implication Grid methods (Fransella & Bannister, 1977). (edu.au)
  • support
  • I would like to give a very special acknowledgment to my husband Michael, for his constant love and support, and the many sacrifices he has made in his own career so that I may pursue mine. (ufl.edu)
  • Jupsat Pro Astronomy Software offers lots of key features that the power users are usually interested in, wrapped up in a friendly and likable interface, at the same time benefiting from great online support & tutorials, which makes Jupsat Pro Astronomy Software an easy to use program even for the inexperienced users. (barnardhealth.us)