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  • experiment
  • Here we report the results of a double-blind, placebo-controlled experiment showing that enhanced activity of the oxytocin system paired with charitable social cues can help counter the effects of xenophobia by fostering altruism toward refugees. (pnas.org)
  • cues
  • In contrast, behavioural studies show that simply framing the test-taker's environment with explicit or implicit cues about the test-taker's stereotyped social status can modulate one's expression of IQ [ 12 - 15 ]. (royalsocietypublishing.org)
  • research
  • The most likely mechanism for this conformity is social learning of behaviors through development, but more explicit research on this is needed. (deepdyve.com)
  • He was a board member of the Social Science and Humanities Division (SGW/NWO) of the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) from 2012-2019. (rsm.nl)
  • Professor Smidts current research focus is decision neuroscience and neuromarketing, including the neural processes underlying consumer decision making and social influence. (rsm.nl)
  • Understanding Social Preferences with Simple Tests ," Department of Economics, Working Paper Series qt4qz9k8vg, Department of Economics, Institute for Business and Economic Research, UC Berkeley. (repec.org)
  • Understanding Social Preferences with Simple Tests ," Department of Economics, Working Paper Series qt3d04q5sm, Department of Economics, Institute for Business and Economic Research, UC Berkeley. (repec.org)
  • humans
  • Religious practice, too, emphasizes the maintenance of harmonious relations with others (both spiritual beings and other humans) and the fulfillment of social obligations as a member of a family and a community. (countrystudies.us)
  • processes
  • These mirror neurons clearly play an important role in learning motor tasks involving hand eye coordination, and possibly also acquisition of language skills, as well as being required for social skills, but the exact processes involved are only just being discovered. (blogspot.com)
  • people
  • People place great value on measures of their intelligence and work diligently to increase these scores in efforts to increase their social and professional status. (royalsocietypublishing.org)
  • For when people endorse the idea of sexual pluralism they are also implicitly endorsing social and political pluralism. (newint.org)
  • task
  • Herein, we investigate neurobehavioural signals manifest in small ( n = 5) groups using functional magnetic resonance imaging and a 'ranked group IQ task' where implicit signals of social status are broadcast and differentiate individuals based on their expression of cognitive capacity. (royalsocietypublishing.org)
  • make
  • don't unfocus my awareness and my mind- and let myself drift into a 'semiconscious daze' - merely reacting to any chance stills of the immediate moment (TV, social media) t the mercy of his undirected sensory-perceptual mechanism, of any random, associational connections it might happen to make. (erickimphotography.com)
  • It is trying to make food be something that it isn't merely for social conformity reasons. (fark.com)
  • political
  • The text of the play deals with the attempts of our society, almost a half century after the peak of the Civil Rights movement of the 1960s, to deal with the aftermath of social engineering, affirmative action, entitlement programs, and political correctness. (berkshirefinearts.com)
  • Paper
  • Social desirability, approval and public good contribution ," Working Paper series, University of East Anglia, Centre for Behavioural and Experimental Social Science (CBESS) 09-11, School of Economics, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK. (repec.org)
  • work
  • Thus, after-work bar hopping provides not only instrumental opportunities for the exchange of information and release of social tensions but also opportunities to express nonverbally a desire for continued affiliation. (countrystudies.us)
  • individuals
  • Yet social interaction beyond that which occurs with individuals with whom one lives and works is a necessity in contemporary society. (countrystudies.us)
  • Previous behavioural studies suggest that society-level signals about social status (i.e. stereotypes) are harmful to individuals' intellectual performance [ 14 , 15 ], yet it is unknown whether objective signals about rank within a small group can produce a similar harmful effect. (royalsocietypublishing.org)
  • significant
  • Creating harmonious relations with others through reciprocity and the fulfillment of social obligations is more significant for most Japanese than an individual's relationship to a transcendent God. (countrystudies.us)
  • networks
  • Such relationships are often begun by using the social networks of a relative, friend, or colleague who can provide an introduction to the desired person or serve as nakodo (go-between). (countrystudies.us)
  • Social networks and innovation (handicraft industry in Bantul, Yogyakarta). (uni-muenchen.de)
  • groups
  • However, in social groups inflexible behavioral phenotypes might be favored as this could lead to more predictable social interactions. (deepdyve.com)
  • However
  • However, the impetus to adapt to changing social ecosystems is susceptible to considerable interindividual heterogeneity ( 3 ). (pnas.org)
  • system
  • The sterile environment of POPS promotes a false image of contemporary living that marginalizes the disadvantaged and ignores the reality of poverty and social injustice, while being a fundamental part of a system that perpetuates both. (counterpunch.org)