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Cultural Bases for Self-Evaluation: Seeing Oneself Positively in Different Cultural Contexts
(SAGE Publications Inc.SAGE, 2014)
Several theories propose that self-esteem, or positive self-regard, results from fulfilling the value priorities of one's surrounding culture. Yet, surprisingly little evidence exists for this assertion, and theories differ ...
Fearful faces do not lead to faster attentional deployment in individuals with elevated psychopathic traits
(Springer New York LLC, 2017)
In the current study, a gaze-cueing experiment (similar to Dawel et al. 2015) was conducted in which the predictivity of a gaze-cue was manipulated (non-predictive vs highly predictive). This was done to assess the degree ...
Reliability and validity of the pain anxiety symptom scale in Persian speaking chronic low back pain patients
(Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 2017)
Study Design. Psychometric testing of the Persian version of Pain Anxiety Symptom Scale 20. Objective. The aim of this study was to assess the reliability and construct validity of the PASS-20 in nonspecific chronic low ...
Incorporating family function into chronic pain disability: the role of catastrophizing
(Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 2016)
Background: Observers' responses to pain are recently investigated to more comprehensively explain chronic pain (CP) and disability. However, the role of family context, defined as interference in roles, communication, and ...
Context-dependent lightness affects perceived contrast
(Elsevier Ltd, 2016)
Perceived contrast of a grating varies with its background (or mean) luminance: of the two gratings with the same photometric contrast the one on higher luminance background appears to have higher contrast. Does perceived ...