James Kawasaki

Urbana - IL, United States

1 Terms    1 Blossaries    11 Followers    31289 Viewers

James Kawasaki

Urbana - IL, United States

1 Terms    1 Blossaries    11 Followers    31289 Viewers

James Kawasaki's Terms

learned helplessness

Psychology; Social psychology

The sense of hopelessness and resignation learned when a human or animal perceives no control over repeated bad events.

Collected Terms

social facilitation

Psychology; Social psychology

Original meaning: the tendency of people to perform simple or well learned tasks better when others are present. Current meaning: the strengthening of dominant (prevalent, likely) ...

deindividuation

Psychology; Social psychology

Loss of self-awareness and evaluation apprehension; occurs in group situations that foster responsiveness to group norms, good or bad.

compliance

Psychology; Social psychology

Conformity that involves publicly acting in accord with an implied or explicit request while privately disagreeing.

Social neuroscience

Psychology; Social psychology

An interdisciplinary field that explores the neural bases of social and emotional processes and behaviors, and how these processes and behaviors affect our brain and biology.

Social neuroscience

Psychology; Social psychology

An interdisciplinary field that explores the neural bases of social and emotional processes and behaviors, and how these processes and behaviors affect our brain and biology.