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Experimental Design and Data Analysis in Computer Simulation Studies in the Behavioral Sciences

of Minnesota - Twin Cities , USA Follow this and additional works at: http://digitalcommons.wayne.edu/jmasm Part of the Applied Statistics Commons, Social and Behavioral Sciences Commons, and the

Quetelet and the emergence of the behavioral sciences

Adolphe Quetelet was one of the most prominent figures of the second half of the nineteenth century, yet in present-day histories of several social sciences the impact of his ideas is widely ignored ... various social phenomena, notably crime, whose implications were widely debated. In the second part the influence he exerted on some key figures in the then emerging social sciences is traced in some detail

TurkPrime.com: A versatile crowdsourcing data acquisition platform for the behavioral sciences

that are common to the social and behavioral sciences. Like MTurk, TurkPrime is an Internet-based platform that runs on any browser and does not require any downloads or installation. Tasks that can be ... ; Online research - Leib Litman and Jonathan Robinson share first authorship of this article. Access to participants is of central importance to researchers in the social and behavioral sciences. Until the

Introduction of a web portal for an Individual Health Management and observational health data sciences

Introduction of a web portal for an Individual Health Management and observational health data sciences Dieter Melchart,1,2 Axel Eustachi,1 Stephan Gronwald,3 Erich Wühr,3 Kristina Wifling,1 Beatrice ... named VITERIO®. The article introduces some implemented graphical solutions of developed tools and gives examples for daily use. Conclusion: Behavioral change and adaptation in attitudes and personal

Behavioral interventions to eliminate fear responses

highlights three behavioral approaches that are currently used to manipulate fear memory in healthy participants and clinical populations (Figure 1): (i) enhancing fear extinction during wakefulness, (ii ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 et al., 2016; Smits et al., 2014) . In addition to pharmacological interventions, non-pharmacological strategies can also promote extinction. Behavioral interventions, including expectancy

Toward a “constitution” for behavioral policy-making

Behavioral policy interventions aimed at redirecting individuals’ behavior toward optimal choices are characterized by an important issue which is often overlooked: the lack of an instrument to ... economics.6 More recently, governments and policy-makers have become interested in the implementation of the insights coming from behavioral sciences into the rule-making process. Indeed, the recently

Exacerbating Inequalities? Health Policy and the Behavioural Sciences

Behavioural Sciences Team (SBST). This team was created with the aim of translating “findings and methods from the social and behavioral sciences into improvements in Federal policies and programs” [ 71 ... : Palgrave Macmillan. 70. Smith , M. J. ( 2015 ). Health equity in public health: Clarifying our commitment . Public Health Ethics , 8 ( 2 ), 173 - 184 . 71. Social and Behavioral Sciences Team. ( 2015

Assessing Individual Intellectual Output in Scientific Research: Mexico’s National System for Evaluating Scholars Performance in the Humanities and the Behavioral Sciences

statistical random sample of researchers listed in the area of Humanities and Behavioral Sciences—one of SNI’s first and better consolidated academic divisions comprising a wide range of research disciplines ... disciplines officially comprised in SNI Area IV: the Humanities and Behavioral Sciences. Although the members of a Review Committee are representative of the spectrum of disciplines normally encompassed in the

Cognitive behavioral group therapy versus psychoeducational intervention in Parkinson’s disease

, 2Department Human Neurosciences, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, 3Neuromed Institute (IRCCS), Pozzilli (IS), Italy; 4Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine ... Psychiatric 3 Department of Neurosciences, Mental h ealth and s ensory Organs, suicide Prevention center, s ant'a ndrea h ospital, s apienza University of rome , rome 4 Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral

The Neural and Behavioral Correlates of Anomia Recovery following Personalized Observation, Execution, and Mental Imagery Therapy: A Proof of Concept

fMRI segregation analysis of areas sustaining recovery, and thus the behavioral changes observed cannot be linked to any specific neural substrate. Thus, while functional neuroimaging data on verb ... detected through the retinotopic map [33]. Recent research shows that sensorimotor processes play a crucial role in language processing. Thus, both behavioral studies [34] and neurofunctional studies [35–44

Applied Mathematics in the Humanities: Review of Nonparametric Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences by Sidney Siegel and N. John Castellan, Jr. (2nd ed., 1988)

Sydney Siegel and N. John Castellan, Jr. Nonparametric Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences, Second Edition (New York NY: McGraw Hill, 1988). 399 pp. ISBN: 9780070573574.Almost 60 years ago, Sidney ... Mathematics Commons, and the Social and Behavioral Sciences Commons Recommended Citation - Creative Commons License This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 4.0 License Cover

The importance of cholesterol medication adherence: the need for behavioral change intervention programs

; 3School of Nursing, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA; 4Department of Psychiatry, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA; 5Department of Behavioral Sciences, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA; 6Value & Access Team ... Department of Behavioral Sciences, Duke University , Durham, n C , USA 6 Department of Psychiatry, Duke University , Durham, n C , USA 7 Patient Strategy, Diabetes & Cardiovascular Unit , Sanofi, Paris

Behavioral Plasticity in Probing by

phloem salivation and acquire bacteria during phloem sap ingestion. Behavioral changes in D. citri associated with different plant parts would affect how long it takes to reach phloem and how long the ... J Insect Behav Behavioral Plasticity in Probing by Diaphorina citri (Hemiptera, Liviidae): Ingestion from Phloem Versus Xylem is Influenced by Leaf Age and Surface Timothy A. Ebert 0 1 Elaine A

Psychological interventions for behavioral adjustments in diabetes care – a value-based approach to disease control

Psychological interventions for behavioral adjustments in diabetes care - a value-based approach to disease control Boon-How Chew,1 Aaron Fernandez,2 Sazlina Shariff-Ghazali1 1Department of Family ... Sazlina Shariff-Ghazali 1 0 Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Universiti Putra Malaysia , Serdang, Selangor , Malaysia 1 Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine

Differences in psychopathology and behavioral characteristics of patients affected by conversion motor disorder and organic dystonia

Differences in psychopathology and behavioral characteristics of patients affected by conversion motor disorder and organic dystonia Adriana Pastore, Grazia Pierri, Giada Fabio, Silvia Ferramosca ... Medical sciences, Neuroscience and sense Organs, University of Bari “aldo Moro” , Bari, italy PowerdbyTCPDF(ww.tcpdf.org) Purpose: Typically, the diagnosis of conversion motor disorder (CMD) is achieved by

Bringing Darwin into the social sciences and the humanities: cultural evolution and its philosophical implications

Social Sciences, which is the result of a collaborative project between scholars and scientists from the universities of Lille and Ghent. Furthermore, we explain how they add to the discussions about the ... . ( 2006 ). Why we need memetics . Behavioral and Brain Sciences , 29 ( 4 ), 349 - 350 . Boehm , C. ( 1999 ). Hierarchy in the Forest: The Evolution of Egalitarian Behavior . Cambridge: Harvard University

Behavioral problems of school children: impact of social vulnerability, chronic adversity, and maternal depression

This study’s objective was to identify the predictive effect of indicators concerning social vulnerability, chronic adversity, and maternal depression on behavioral problems among school-aged ... behavioral problems identified. A General Questionnaire, the PHQ-9, the Chronic Adversity Scale, and the (Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire) SDQ were applied to the mothers; the Raven's Colored

The art of co-production of knowledge in environmental sciences and management: lessons from international practice

This review paper addresses the challenging question of “how to” design and implement co-production of knowledge in climate science and other environmental and agricultural sciences. Based on a ... 41 ( 3 ): 179 - 194 . https://doi.org/10.1023/A:1025505528250 NRC (National Research Council Board on behavioral, cognitive , and sensory sciences) ( 2015 ) Enhancing the effectiveness of team science

You can’t “nudge” nuggets: An investigation of college late-night dining with behavioral economics interventions

premade and quickly reheated, such as chicken nuggets, corn dogs, and pulled pork. The study was approved by the UVM Committee on Human Research in the Behavioral and Social Sciences and deemed exempt ... and Food Sciences, University of Vermont , Burlington, Vermont , United States of America 1 Department of Food Systems, University of Vermont , Burlington, Vermont , United States of America 2 Editor

Royal Academy of Sciences and Arts of Barcelona

progress of science and technology. Several years earlier, in 1717, and as a consequence of the Catalonia's stance against k ing Philip V at the beginning of the 18 - tH e r oYal ac adeMY oF scieNces a Nd ... arts o F Barcel oNa b p. 27: Façade of the r oyal academy of sciences and arts at the r ambles, Barcelona . FiG. 1: overview of Barcelona with the Fabra observatory Tcal role of the University of