Violence in video games; Video games -- Social aspects
Current contextual models of aggression (e.g., General Aggression Model); Anderson & Bushman, 2002) suggest that exposure to violent video games can lead to the expression of aggression (e.g., anger, physical/verbal aggression, hostility)....
Ethnopsychology; Marriage -- Psychological aspects
This study compared the self perception and ideal mate perception of Taiwanese and American college students. It was hypothesized that in both cultures, men would be predisposed to prefer marriage partners with traits that enhance their...
"Submitted in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree of Master of Arts in Psychology."; M.A.,Central Connecticut State University,,2014.; Includes bibliographical references (leaves 31-37).
Reality television programs -- Psychological aspects
The popular press has criticized reality television, for the most part, suggesting that it appeals to the basest of human fascinations. Reality television has been described as brimming with sex and gender stereotypes. Critics also have suggested...
Educators and policymakers have noted and expressed concern about a lack of academic motivation among adolescent high school students. Research has confirmed that intrinsic motivation does decline as students progress through school (Lepper,...
The present study examined whether relationships between
personality characteristics and emotional reactions to mass
media exist. Specifically, the purpose of this study was
to find out if anxiety sensitivity, neuroticism and
depression, may make...
Internet users--Psychology.; Television addiction.; Personality.
Thesis advisor: Bradley Waite.; " ... in fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Arts in [Psychology]."; M.A.,Central Connecticut State University,,2000.; Includes bibliographical references (leaves 34-37).
Text messaging (Cell phone systems); Academic achievement.
"Submitted in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree of Master of Arts in Psychology."; Thesis advisor: Bradley Waite.; M.A.,Central Connecticut State University,,2013.; Includes bibliographical references (leaves 53-59).