Advances in Psychology Research. Volume 115


Alexandra M. Columbus (Editor)

Series: Advances in Psychology Research
BISAC: PSY000000

This book focuses on the latest developments in psychology research. The chapters included in this book examine the relationship between identity, ideology, victimization and ideological segregation and diverse emotional variables; personality traits of spitefulness in humans and non-humans; the theoretical panorama on the experience of guilt; the interpretation of guilt in adolescents from the perspective of guilt-eliciting situations, trait guilt, self-disgust, and feelings of inferiority; individual differences in attitudes toward gay males; research findings on the relationship between tobacco consumption, negative affect, negative reinforcement, and relapse; the possible influence of parental Problematic Internet Use (PIU) on the mental health of their children; the epidemiology of suicidality, mortality and overdose associated with Z-drugs; social influences on meat consumption; and “engineer’s intuition” in the construction industry in Japan. (Imprint: Nova)

Table of Contents

Table of Contents


Chapter 1. Emotions and Forgiveness Related to Political Violence
Susana Conejero, Itziar Etxebarria, and Ignacio Montero (Departamento de Procesos Psicológicos Básicos y su Desarrollo, Universidad del País Vasco/Euskal Herriko Unibertsitatea, San Sebastián, Spain, and others)

Chapter 2. Spitefulness
Ashton C. Southard, Virgil Zeigler-Hill (Department of Psychology, Oakland University, Rochester, MI, USA)

Chapter 3. The Subjective Experience of Guilt: Emotional Components and Action Tendencies
Itziar Etxebarria, Susana Conejero and Aitziber Pascual (University of the Basque Country UPV/EHU, San Sebastián, Spain)

Chapter 4. The Interpretation of Guilt in Adolescents from the Perspective of Guilt-Eliciting Situations, Trait Guilt, Self-Disgust, and Feelings of Inferiority
Kazuki Hirao (Department of Occupational Therapy, School of Health Science and Social Welfare, Kibi International University, Takahashi, Japan)

Chapter 5. Individual Differences in Attitudes toward Gay Males
John Dennem, Joshua Uhalt, and David Trafimow (New Mexico State University, NM, USA)

Chapter 6. Negative Reinforcement in the Relationship between Negative Affect and Smoking Relapse: A Review
Jennifer Lira-Mandujano, M. Carmen Míguez and Sara E. Cruz-Morales (FES-Iztacala, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, and others)

Chapter 7. Associations between Parental Problematic Internet Use and Their Children’s Mental Health: A Parent-Child Dyad Study
Lawrence T. Lam (Faculty of Health and Graduate School of Health, University of Technology Sydney, Australia)

Chapter 8. The Epidemiology of Suicidality, Mortality and Overdose Associated with the Z-Drugs
Todd M. Bishop, Jill E. Lavigne, and Wilfred R. Pigeon (VISN 2 Center of Excellence for Suicide Prevention, Canandaigua VA Medical Center, Canandaigua, NY, USA, and others)

Chapter 9. Social Influences on Meat Consumption: Investigating Dimensions and Types of Consumers
Pia Niehues, and Christian A. Klöckner (Graduate Leuphana University Lüneburg, Lüneburg, Germany, and others)

Chapter 10. Engineer’s Intuition in the Construction Industry
Masao Yamasaki (Hosei University, Research Institute of Human Resource Development, Researcher, Tokyo, Japan)


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