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    • Making the case for playful learning 

      Ilgaz, Hande; Hassinger-Das, B.; Golinkoff, R. M.; Hirsh-Pasek, K. (Springer, 2018)
      Play is one of the natural strengths of childhood through which children acquire and also practice critical language, cognitive, and socio-cognitive abilities. This long-standing belief has widely shaped curriculum in early ...
    • Building resilience in young children the Sesame Street way 

      Oades-Sese, Geraldine V.; Allen, Jedediah W. P.; Lewis, Michael; Cohen, D. (Springer, 2014)
      Sesame Workshop is a nonprofit organization involved with community outreach to support the educational needs of children and to foster healthy, strong families. The Educational Outreach Department creates needs-driven ...
    • Social meta-learning: learning how to make use of others as a resource for further learning 

      Allen, Jedediah W. P.; Ilgaz, Hande (Springer, 2017)
      While there is general consensus that robust forms of social learning enable the possibility of human cultural evolution, the specific nature, origins, and development of such learning mechanisms remains an open issue. The ...
    • Responsiveness as a key predictor of happiness: mechanisms and unanswered questions 

      Günaydın, Gül; Selçuk, E.; Karagöbek, A. B. (Springer, 2018)
      The importance of close relationships for happiness has long been recognized. This long-held interest has produced an increase in relevant empirical work investigating the links between relationships and personal well-being ...
    • From an unknown other to an attachment figure: How do mental representations change as attachments form? 

      Günaydın, Gül; Zayas, V.; Shoda, Y. (Springer, 2015)
      Mental representations are the building blocks that guide affect, thought, and behaviors within adult attachment relationships. To date, research has focused on how individual differences in mental representations meaningfully ...
    • Use of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder polygenic risk scores to identify psychotic disorders 

      Calafato, M. S.; Thygesen, J. H.; Ranlund, S.; Zartaloudi, E.; Cahn, W.; Crespo-Facorro, B.; Díez-Revuelta, A.; Forti, M. D.; Hall, M. -H.; Iyegbe, C.; Jablensky, A.; Kahn, R.; Kalaydjieva, L.; Kravariti, E.; Lin, K.; McDonald, C.; McIntosh, A. M.; McQuillin, A.; Picchioni, M.; Rujescu, D.; Shaikh, M.; Toulopoulou, T.; Os, J. V.; Vassos, E.; Walshe, M.; Powell, J.; Lewis, C. M.; Murray, R. M.; Bramon, E. (2018)
      Background There is increasing evidence for shared genetic susceptibility between schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. Although genetic variants only convey subtle increases in risk individually, their combination into a ...
    • A daily diary investigation of the link between television watching and positive affect 

      Bayraktaroglu, D.; Gunaydin, G.; Selcuk, E.; Ong, A. D. (Springer Netherlands, 2018)
      Past research has shown a negative relationship between time spent watching television (TV) and several indicators of hedonic well-being—including positive affect (PA). However, cross-sectional designs employed in most of ...
    • Coparenting in the context of mother-father-infant versus mother-grandmother-infant triangular interactions in Turkey 

      Salman-Engin, S.; Sümer, N.; Sağel, E.; McHale, J. (Springer New York LLC, 2018)
      In this report, coparenting behaviors during triangular interactions among families raising a 3-month-old infant in Turkey are examined. Given the significant role played by extended family members in Turkish culture, ...
    • Attentional bias to threat-related information among individuals with dental complaints: The role of pain expectancy 

      Dehghani, M.; Mohammadi, S.; Sharpe, L.; Khatibi, A. (Frontiers Media S.A., 2018)
      Expecting pain can be perceived as a threat may involve recruitment of cognitive strategies (such as attentional avoidance) which might help the person to reduce distress. The ecological validity of the paradigms aiming ...
    • Optimizing electrode montages of transcranial direct current stimulation for attentional bias modification in early abstinent methamphetamine users 

      Shahbabaie, A.; Hatami, J.; Farhoudian, A.; Ekhtiari, H.; Khatibi, A.; Nitsche, M. A. (Frontiers Media S.A., 2018)
      Introduction: Chronic use of most psychoactive drugs may lead to substance dependence and drug addiction. Drug addiction is a chronically relapsing disorder, and current pharmacological and behavioral therapies are not ...
    • Test-retest reliability of myelin imaging in the human spinal cord: Measurement errors versus region-and aging-induced variations 

      Lévy, S.; Guertin, M. -C.; Khatibi, A.; Mezer, A.; Martinu, K.; Chen, J. -I.; Stikov, N.; Rainville, P.; Cohen-Adad, J. (Public Library of Science, 2018)
      Purpose To implement a statistical framework for assessing the precision of several quantitative MRI metrics sensitive to myelin in the human spinal cord: T1, Magnetization Transfer Ratio (MTR), saturation imposed by an ...
    • Seeing through transparent layers 

      Dövencioğlu, D. N.; van-Doorn, A.; Koenderink, J.; Doerschner, K. (Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, 2018)
      The human visual system is remarkably good at decomposing local and global deformations in the flow of visual information into different perceptual layers, a critical ability for daily tasks such as driving through rain ...
    • Shatter and splatter: the contribution of mechanical and optical properties to the perception of soft and hard breaking materials 

      Doerschner, K. (Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, 2018)
      Katja Doerschner had a second affiliation that was not listed when this article was originally published: Department of Psychology and National Magnetic Resonance Research Center, Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey. The ...
    • Temporal ventriloquism along the path of apparent motion: speed perception under different spatial grouping principles 

      Ogulmus, C.; Karacaoglu, M.; Kafaligonul, H. (Springer Verlag, 2018)
      The coordination of intramodal perceptual grouping and crossmodal interactions plays a critical role in constructing coherent multisensory percepts. However, the basic principles underlying such coordinating mechanisms ...
    • A novel, low-cost Anesthesia and injection system for Zebrafish Researchers 

      Oskay, Y.; Çetin B.; Şerifoğlu, N.; Arslan-Ergül, A.; Adams, M. M. (Mary Ann Liebert, Inc. Publishers, 2018)
      In this study, we designed and developed a novel low-cost system for anesthetizing and injecting adult zebrafish. The system utilizes a gradual cooling method for the anesthesia and maintains the fish in a stable anesthetic ...
    • Generating lies produces lower memory predictions and higher memory performance than telling the truth: evidence for a metacognitive illusion 

      Besken, M. (American Psychological Association, 2018)
      Manipulations that induce disfluency during encoding generally produce lower memory predictions for the disfluent condition than for the fluent condition. Similar to other manipulations of disfluency, generating lies takes ...
    • Patterns of perceived partner responsiveness and well-being in Japan and the United States 

      Tasfiliz, D.; Selcuk, E.; Gunaydin, G.; Slatcher, R. B.; Corriero, E. F.; Ong, A. D. (American Psychological Association, 2018)
      Quality of marital relationships is consistently linked to personal well-being. However, almost all of the studies linking marital processes to well-being have been conducted in Western (particularly North American) ...
    • Associations between psychosis endophenotypes across brain functional, structural, and cognitive domains 

      Blakey, R.; Ranlund, S.; Zartaloudi, E.; Cahn, W.; Calafato, S.; Colizzi, M.; Crespo-Facorro, B.; Daniel, C.; Díez-Revuelta, A.; Forti, M. D.; Iyegbe, C.; Jablensky, A.; Jones, R.; Hall, M. -H.; Kahn, R.; Kalaydjieva, L.; Kravariti, E.; Lin, K.; McDonald, C.; McIntosh, A. M.; Picchioni, M.; Powell, J.; Presman, A.; Rujescu, D.; Schulze, K.; Shaikh, M.; Thygesen, J. H.; Toulopoulou, T.; Haren, N. V.; Os, J. V.; Walshe, M.; Murray, R. M.; Bramon, E. (Cambridge University Press, 2018)
      Background A range of endophenotypes characterise psychosis, however there has been limited work understanding if and how they are inter-related.Methods This multi-centre study includes 8754 participants: 2212 people with ...
    • The Genetics of Endophenotypes of Neurofunction to Understand Schizophrenia (GENUS) consortium: a collaborative cognitive and neuroimaging genetics project 

      Blokland, G. A. M.; Del Re, E. C.; Mesholam-Gately, R. I.; Jovicich, J.; Trampush, J. W.; Keshavan, M. S.; DeLisi, L. E.; Walters, J. T. R.; Turner, J. A.; Malhotra, A. K.; Lencz, T.; Shenton, M. E.; Voineskos, A. N.; Rujescu, D.; Giegling, I.; Kahn, R. S.; Roffman, J. L.; Holt, D. J.; Ehrlich, S.; Kikinis, Z.; Dazzan, P.; Murray, R. M.; Di Forti, M.; Lee, J.; Sim, K.; Lam, M.; Wolthusen, R. P. F.; De Zwarte, S. M. C.; Walton, E.; Cosgrove, D.; Kelly, S.; Maleki, N.; Osiecki, L.; Picchioni, M. M.; Bramon, E.; Russo, M.; David, A. S.; Mondelli, V.; Reinders, A. A. T. S.; Falcone, M. A.; Hartmann, A. M.; Konte, B.; Morris, D. W.; Gill, M.; Corvin, A. P.; Cahn, W.; Ho, N. F.; Liu, J. J.; Keefe, R. S. E.; Gollub, R. L.; Manoach, D. S.; Calhoun, V. D.; Schulz, S. C.; Sponheim, S. R.; Goff, D. C.; Buka, S. L.; Cherkerzian, S.; Thermenos, H. W.; Kubicki, M.; Nestor, P. G.; Dickie, E. W.; Vassos, E.; Ciufolini, S.; Marques, T. R.; Crossley, N. A.; Purcell, S. M.; Smoller, J. W.; Van Haren, N. E. M.; Toulopoulou, T.; Donohoe, G.; Goldstein, J. M.; Seidman, L. J.; McCarley, R. W.; Petryshen, T. L. (Elsevier B.V., 2018--05)
      Background: Schizophrenia has a large genetic component, and the pathways from genes to illness manifestation are beginning to be identified. The Genetics of Endophenotypes of Neurofunction to Understand Schizophrenia ...
    • Integrating molecular genetics and evolutionary psychology: Sexual jealousy and the androgen receptor (AR) gene 

      Lewis, D. M. G.; Al-Shawaf, L.; Janiak, M. C.; Akunebu, S. P. (Elsevier, 2018)
      Integrating evolutionary psychological and molecular genetic research may increase our knowledge of the psychological correlates of specific genes, as well as enhance evolutionary psychology's ability to explain individual ...