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  • Advantages of Covert Assessment of Highly Desirable or Undesirable Traits

    Covert or camouflaged assessment of highly desirable or undesirable personality traits and adjustment-maladjustment.

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  • Barbarians Online Test Page

    This is an online comprehensive application of several psychological tests that can be taken and scored quickly and easily.

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  • General Tests of Emotion or Affect

    Measurement of emotion or affect and the use of PAD Scales.

    Added: July 23, 1999 Hits: 8901

  • Measures for Various Aspects of Emotional Intelligence

    Personality Tests Research-Based Psychological Resources for students.

    Added: July 23, 1999 Hits: 5079

  • Psychological Testing

    Review of psychological assessment techniques and tests with links to psychology, psychotherapy, and self-help books.

    Added: July 23, 1999 Hits: 9774

  • Self-Analysis

    Probing for insight through self-analysis - an introductory to project techniques.

    Added: July 23, 1999 Hits: 3502

  • Understanding Tests and Measurements for the Parent and Advocate

    This is a complete lecture on tests and measurements. The lecture goes from the basic terminology of tests and measurements to their application and interpretation.

    Added: July 23, 1999 Hits: 2478

  • Educational Psychology Interactive: Motivation

    Most motivation theorists assume that motivation is involved in the performance of all learned responses; that is, a learned behavior will not occur unless it is energized. The major question among psychologists, in general, is whether motivation is a primary or secondary influence on behavior. That is, are changes in behavior better explained by principles of environmental/ecological influences, perception, memory, cognitive development, or emotion.

    Added: July 23, 1999 Hits: 27381

  • Personality, motivation, and performance

    Over the past 17 years, my colleagues and I have examined how personality traits combine with situational manipulations to produce motivational states that in turn affect cognitive performance. For organizational purposes, these effects can be conceived as affecting information processing at several different, possibly overlapping, stages.

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  • Fear and the Amygdala

    This link discusses the identification of a brain system that processes fear.

    Added: July 23, 1999 Hits: 4585

  • How are we protected from the cold?

    The physiological and behavioral stategies used by our brain to keep us at the right temperature.

    Added: July 23, 1999 Hits: 1244

  • How do facts stick in our mind?

    This link describes the biological basis for memory.

    Added: July 23, 1999 Hits: 3925