Advances in Psychology Research. Volume 100


Alexandra M. Columbus (Editor)

Series: Advances in Psychology Research
BISAC: PSY000000

This continuing series presents original research results on the leading edge of psychology. Each article has been carefully selected in an attempt to present substantial results across a broad spectrum. This book reviews research on worldview beliefs, morality beliefs, and decision-making, contributions of experimental psychology to forensic science; sexism and empathy: differences as a function of sociodemographic variables and relations between both constructs; alexithymia in eating disorders; and grief, grieving and beyond. (Imprint: Nova)

Table of Contents

Table of Contents


Chapter 1 – Worldview Beliefs, Morality Beliefs and Decision-Making Referents: Implications for the Psychology of Morality and Ethics Instruction (pp. 1-24)
Robert G. Magee (Department of Communication, Virginia Tech)

Chapter 2 – Contributions of Experimental Psychology to Forensic Science (pp. 25-58)
Isabel M. Santos, Sandra C. Soares, Beatriz Oliveira, Laura Alho, Pedro Bem-Haja and Carlos F. Silva (University of Aveiro, Department of Education & IBILI – Institute for Biomedical Imaging and Life Sciences, Portugal)

Chapter 3 – Sexism and Empathy: Differences As a Function of Sociodemographic Variables and Relations between Both Constructs (pp. 59-80)
Maite Garaigordobil (Faculty of Psychology, University of the Basque Country, San Sebastián, Spain)

Chapter 4 – Alexithymia in Eating Disorders (pp. 81-108)
Rosa Behar and Marcelo Arancibia (Senior Lecturer, Department of Psychiatry, University of Valparaiso, Chile)

Chapter 5 – Over-Researched and Under-Theorized: Re-Imagining the Concept of Gender for Intimate Partner Violence Theory and Research (pp. 109-130)
Judy Hughes, Melissa Corbally and Shirley Chau (University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, and others)

Chapter 6 – Grief, Grieving and Beyond – Lived Experience amoung Spouses/Cohabitants of Persons with Bipolar Affective Disorder (pp. 131-152)
Oscar Tranvåg


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