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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

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

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

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

Norm, gender, and bribe-giving: Insights from a behavioral game

developing countries (e.g., China, Russia, and Mexico) [ 2 ]. Nevertheless, there is a lack of behavioral studies on bribery. The few extant studies on the topic are based on anonymous interviews [ 3 ... -giving behavior. Specifically, we examined how gender and social norms (e.g., the amount of bribes others give) affected individuals' bribe-giving behavior within the behavioral game. Because much research

Policy sciences and democracy: a reexamination

, which promised 'contributions reflecting all aspects of the policy sciences in all forms-think pieces, case studies, ideological essays, tirades, and historical surveys' (1970: 2). Yet, how can such ... policy sciences conceived by Harold D. Lasswell. To reexamine here the relationship between policy sciences and democracy (cf. Dryzek and Torgerson 1993), we need to focus on key elements of that framework

L'intégration Des TIC Dans L’enseignement Des Sciences De La Vie Et De La Terre Au Maroc: Etat Des Lieux Et Défis À Relever

181 teachers of life and earth sciences in a large number of establishments (colleges and high schools). This paper focuses on presenting a diagnosis of the reality of the use of ICT in the teaching of ... . , & Alami , A. ( 2014 ). Teaching/Learning Mechanics in High School with the Help of Dynamic Software . Procedia-Social and Behavioral Sciences , 116 , 4617 - 4621 . 27. El Madhi , Y. , Chiahou , B

Does cognitive behavioral therapy alter mental defeat and cognitive flexibility in patients with panic disorder?

flexibility scores in patients with panic disorder (PD) before and after cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), and compared them to those of a gender- and age-matched healthy control group. Results Patients with ... , Japan 2 Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Center, Chiba University Hospital , 1-8-1 Inohana, Chuo-ku, Chiba-shi, Chiba 260-8670 , Japan 3 Department Psychiatry, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University

Differences in basic digital competences between male and female university students of Social Sciences in Spain

terms of the basic digital competences that a student can employ throughout his/her university life and later in the job market. The reason for focusing the study in the area of Social Sciences is that ... significant differences in basic digital competences to first-year male and female university students studying Social Sciences courses, specifically Social Education, Social Work and Pedagogy, in Spain

Educational Technologies in Medical and Health Sciences Education

, behavioral, and physiological measures) identifies their advantages and disadvantages. One example of an advantage is with self-report measures: they are efficient for group comparisons in a variety of

Mobile and traditional cognitive behavioral therapy programs for generalized anxiety disorder: A cost-effectiveness analysis

Background Generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) is a debilitating mental health illness that affects approximately 3.1% of U.S. adults and can be treated with cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT). With ... ☯ These authors contributed equally to this work. 1 1 0 Evidation Health, San Mateo, California, United States of America, 2 Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of

Behavioral and subcortical signatures of musical expertise in Mandarin Chinese speakers

of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta , Edmonton , Canada , 4 Institute for Reconstructive Sciences in Medicine, Misericordia Community Hospital , Edmonton , Canada 1 Cognitive Brain ... Research Unit, Faculty of Medicine, University of Helsinki , Helsinki, Finland, 2 CICERO Learning Network , Faculty of Educational Sciences, University of Helsinki , Helsinki , Finland 2 Editor: Stefan Elmer

Nabiximols combined with motivational enhancement/cognitive behavioral therapy for the treatment of cannabis dependence: A pilot randomized clinical trial

THC/105 mg CBD or placebo daily for 12 weeks, concurrently with Motivational Enhancement Therapy and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (MET/CBT). Primary outcome measures were tolerability and abstinence ... Sciences, Simon Fraser University , Vancouver , Canada , 7 Addiction Policy , Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto , Toronto , Canada , 8 Institute of Clinical Psychology and

Behavioral correlates of cheating: Environmental specificity and reward expectation

O , Nowak MA , Greene JD . Social heuristics shape intuitive cooperation . Nature communications. 2014 Apr 22 ; 5 . 3. Rand DG , Nowak MA . Human cooperation . Trends in cognitive sciences. 2013 Aug ... marketing research . 2008 Dec 1 ; 45 ( 6 ): 633 ± 44 . 11. Camerer C . Behavioral game theory: Experiments in strategic interaction . Princeton University Press; 2003 Mar 17. 13. Isakov A , Holcomb A

Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy with Children of Incarcerated Parents

This paper explores children’s trauma symptoms related to parental incarceration and lays the groundwork for the implementation of Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) within a ... of High Rates of Incarceration , In J. Travis, B. Western , & S. Redburn, (Eds.). Committee on Law, & Justice, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education . Washington: The National

Recent trends in the U.S. Behavioral and Social Sciences Research (BSSR) workforce

While behavioral and social sciences occupations comprise one of the largest portions of the “STEM” workforce, most studies of diversity in STEM overlook this population, focusing instead on fields ... Public Affairs, The Ohio State University , Columbus, Ohio , United States of America 2 Editor: Joshua L Rosenbloom, Iowa State University , UNITED STATES While behavioral and social sciences occupations

The new policy sciences: combining the cognitive science of choice, multiple theories of context, and basic and applied analysis

It is time to imagine a new policy sciences. The policymaking world has moved on since its first design. So too has our understanding of it. The original policy sciences were contextualized, problem ... School of Public Affairs, University of Colorado Denver , Denver, CO , USA 1 Division of History and Politics, University of Stirling , Stirling , UK It is time to imagine a new policy sciences. The

Behavioral testing of mice exposed to intermediate frequency magnetic fields indicates mild memory impairment

is available on their possible health effects. The present study assessed behavioral and histopathological consequences of exposing mice to 7.5 kHz MF at 12 or 120 μT for 5 weeks. No effects were

Using incentives to recruit physicians into behavioral trials: lessons learned from four studies

Objective To describe lessons learned from the use of different strategies for recruiting physicians responsible for trauma triage, we summarize recruitment data from four behavioral trials run in ... . Results: We ran a series of behavioral trials with the primary objective of understanding the influence of heuristics on physician decision making in trauma triage. Three studies were observational; one

Behavioral stress alters corticolimbic microglia in a sex- and brain region-specific manner

synaptic and dendritic plasticity, and cognitive-behavioral function. Here, we examined the effects of acute (3h/day, 1 day) and chronic (3h/day, 10 days) restraint stress on microglial density and ... for the Integrative Study of Animal Behavior, Indiana University , Bloomington, IN , United States of America 1 Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Indiana University , Bloomington, IN