Citations with the tag: INTEREST (Psychology)
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- Which do you enjoy more: Talking or listening?
Dolliver, Mark // Adweek Eastern Edition; 5/19/1997, Vol. 38 Issue 20, p18
Presents the results of a survey on the enjoyment of people in listening or talking conducted for the periodical `Adweek.' Comparison of percentage of people who enjoys talking with people who enjoy listening; Preference for listing in different age lines.
- Interests: Psychology's blind spot?
Kilby, Richard W. // Perceptual & Motor Skills; Dec94, Vol. 79 Issue 3, p1139
Asserts that interests have been taken for granted by psychologists. Nature, origins and importance in people's life; Limitation of the study to intellectual interests; Effect on motivation of combining two human activities; Interest-influencing determinants.
- The merits of campaign ads in newspapers.
Hill, David // Hill; 5/6/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 51, p20
The article reports on the impact of the campaign advertisements in newspapers on the author's interest in politics and to become a pollster.
- CURIOSITY--THE FUEL OF DEVELOPMENT.
Perry, Bruce D. // Scholastic News -- Edition 2; May2001, Vol. 57 Issue 8, p5
Discusses the role of curiosity in human development.
- the Scoop.
Perry, Bruce D. // Kids Today; Jun2010, p31
The article presents the author's views relating to his lifestyles including his interest on the book "Bonfire of the Vanities," by Thomas Wolfe, the aspect of travel as his secret indulgence, and his ambition to become a doctor when he was young.
- In the U.K., Grit Trumps Glam.
Addicott, Ruth // Folio: The Magazine for Magazine Management; Feb2003, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p17
Reveals that people in Great Britain are becoming more interested reading real-life stories than stories about celebrities as of February 2003. Sales of reality-based periodical 'Take a Break'; Reason for the interest of the public in real-life stories.
- Methodological issues in the assessment of children's reading interests.
Kincade, Kay M.; Kleine, Paul F. // Journal of Instructional Psychology; Sep93, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p224
Investigates the effects three different methodological approaches might have on the type of reading topics elicited when asking expert fifth grader readers to self-report their reading interests. Methodological issues in the assessment of children's reading interests; Congruence between...
- Values, interests and attitudes within vocational behaviour.
Wach, Monique; Gosling, Patrick // European Journal of Psychology of Education - EJPE (Instituto Su; Sep2004, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p223
Introduces a series of articles on values, interests and attitudes in educational psychology.
- Engaging Students in Reading: Implications for Research and Practice.
Renninger, K. Ann; Wade, Suzanne E. // Educational Psychology Review; Sep2001, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p187
Introduces several articles on student interest and engagement in reading.
- Interest, Reading, and Learning: Theoretical and Practical Considerations.
Hidi, Suzanne // Educational Psychology Review; Sep2001, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p191
After a brief historical overview of how interest and its role in learning had been conceptualized, the focus of the paper shifts to the specific relationship between interest and reading. The issues considered are the effect of interest on readers' comprehension and learning, the variables that...
- Increasing Situational Interest in the Classroom.
Schraw, Gregory; Flowerday, Terri; Lehman, Stephen // Educational Psychology Review; Sep2001, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p211
This paper explores three ways to increase situational interest in the classroom. Situational interest is defined as temporary interest that arises spontaneously due to environmental factors such as task instructions or an engaging text. We review the history of interest research and summarize...
- Research on Importance and Interest: Implications for Curriculum Development and Future Research.
Wade, Suzanne E. // Educational Psychology Review; Sep2001, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p243
Research has found that interest is related to attention, deeper processing, the use of effortful strategies, feelings of enjoyment, and learning. However, some strategies for creating interest in text materials may interfere with the learning of important information. In this paper, I describe...
- Resolving the Effects of Concreteness on Interest, Comprehension, and Learning Important Ideas From Text.
Sadoski, Mark // Educational Psychology Review; Sep2001, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p263
This paper reviews research suggesting that interest and importance are separate constructs mediated by concreteness and mental imagery, especially in expository text or other genres where concreteness and importance often diverge. Important expository material can be relatively more interesting...
- LOVIN' LEARNING.
D'Orio, Wayne // District Administration; May2002, Vol. 38 Issue 5, p5
Focuses on the importance of learning. Interest in the subject; Context of the book 'The Book of Learning and Forgetting'; Motivation in learning.
- Agoraphobia: The Loss of Social Responsibility.
Silon, Betty // Individual Psychology: The Journal of Adlerian Theory, Research ; Jun84, Vol. 40 Issue 2, p133
Discusses the relationship of agoraphobia with social interest. Situations manifesting a complex of fears; Physiological symptoms composing agoraphobic experiences; Reduction of fear and anxiety by belonging to the fellowship of man.
- Volunteerism and Social Interest.
Hettman, Dennis W.; Jenkins, Elizabeth // Individual Psychology: The Journal of Adlerian Theory, Research ; Sep90, Vol. 46 Issue 3, p298
Investigates the level of social interest in individuals involved in a prosocial voluntary activity in Washington D.C. Comparison in the level of social interest values between volunteers and nonvolunteers; Factors affecting the volunteerism of individuals; Importance of social interest as the...
- Developing Social Feeling in the Young Child through His Play Life.
Lewis, Annabelle // Individual Psychology: The Journal of Adlerian Theory, Research ; Mar91, Vol. 47 Issue 1, p72
Focuses on the development of social interest in the young child through his play life. Details of the social interest theory of psychologist Alfred Adler; Types of playthings; Characteristics of children who have had concrete experience in their play life.
- A Scale for Social Interest.
Crandall, James E. // Individual Psychology: The Journal of Adlerian Theory, Research ; Mar91, Vol. 47 Issue 1, p106
Focuses on the importance of social interest to individual psychology. Construction of scale items; Characteristics of social interest score; Validity of the scale as a measure of social interest.
- Sex Differences in Social Interest.
Kaplan, Howard B. // Individual Psychology: The Journal of Adlerian Theory, Research ; Mar91, Vol. 47 Issue 1, p120
Investigates the effect of sex on responses to Social Interest Index and the Sulliman Scale of Social Interest in Georgia. Relationship between social interest and psychopathology; Absence of significant sex bias; Relationship between social interest and self-esteem.
- Measuring Social Interest: A Validation Study.
Bubenzer, Donald L.; Zarski, John J.; Walter, Donald A. // Individual Psychology: The Journal of Adlerian Theory, Research ; Mar91, Vol. 47 Issue 1, p124
Determines the adequacy of Social Interest Index (SII), Social Interest Scale and Early Recollections Questionnaire in measuring social interest. Personal characteristics help to define the construct of social interest; Use of the alternate measures of characteristics defining social interest...
- Two Social Interest Measures and Social Desirability Response Sets.
Leak, Gary K. // Individual Psychology: The Journal of Adlerian Theory, Research ; Mar91, Vol. 47 Issue 1, p136
Evaluates the susceptibility of social interest measures to a social desirability response bias. Use of Social Interest Index (SII) and Social Interest Scale; Mean value for the total scale; Relationship between Social Desirability Scale Values and the responses to the SII.
- Validation of the Sulliman Scale of Social Interest with Psychotherapy Outpatients.
Fish, Ronald C.; Mozdzierz, Gerald J. // Individual Psychology: The Journal of Adlerian Theory, Research ; Mar91, Vol. 47 Issue 1, p150
Examines the validity of Sulliman Scale of Social Interest with a sample of psychotherapy outpatients in Chicago, Illinois. List of self-report instruments; Conduction of discriminant validity; Determination of demographic differences.
- Relationship between Social Interest and Perceived Family Environment.
Leak, Gary K.; Williams, Dale E. // Individual Psychology: The Journal of Adlerian Theory, Research ; Mar91, Vol. 47 Issue 1, p159
Examines the relationship between social interest and perceived family environment. Variables of Family Environment Scale; Relation between social interest and the relationship dimension; Association between social interest and intellectual-cultural orientation.
- Identifying your interest.
Arenofsky, Janice // Career World; Sep93, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p15
Presents suggestions in identifying the right career in accordance with your interests. Identification of interests; Assessing values; Focus on skills and aptitudes; In-demand jobs; Preferred hobbies; Favorite subjects; Reviewing role models; List of accomplishments.
- Getting to Know You.
Fiori, Pamela // Town & Country; Nov2008, Vol. 162 Issue 5342, p43
The author reflects on the interest of people in reading magazines.
- Let Curiosity Lead You.
Dell, Michael // Highlights for Children; Mar2004, Vol. 59 Issue 3, p29
Offers ideas on the benefits which can be achieved from curiosity.
- Students' and Teachers' Perceptions of Student Interest.
Newman, Wilfred // Personnel & Guidance Journal; Nov65, Vol. 44 Issue 3, p306
Presents a letter to the editor related to Students' and Teachers' Perceptions of Student Interest.
- Social Interest: The Validity of Two Scales.
Mozdzierz, Gerald J.; Greenblatt, Richard L.; Murphy, Thomas J. // Individual Psychology: The Journal of Adlerian Theory, Research ; Mar86, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p35
Evaluates the validity of the Sulliman Scale of Social Interest (SSSI) and Social Interest Scale as a measure of social interest. Inverse correlation of SSSI with measures of maladjustment; Positive correlation of SSSI with intelligence and education; Clinical usability of the SSSI.
- THE DEVELOPMENT OF ADLER'S CONCEPT OF SOCIAL INTEREST: A CRITICAL STUDY.
Ansbacher, Heinz L. // Journal of Individual Psychology (00221805); Nov78, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p118
Focuses on the development of Adlerian psychology by means of social interest. Forms of violence and irrationality; Sense of pre-eminence and security; Formulation of a dynamic principle of human behavior.
- TRUST: Don't leave home without it.
Ansbacher, Heinz L. // Senior Market Advisor; Feb2012, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p31
The article discusses principles for developing client trust including showing similar interests, demonstrating concern, and delivering one's promises.
- Making the Most of Children's Interests.
Figurel, J. Allen // Education; Apr1959, Vol. 79 Issue 8, p459
Introduces a series of articles which describe how teachers develop interests in children and young people.
- Boys will read when their interest is piqued.
Brozo, Bill // Reading Today; Jun2010, Vol. 27 Issue 6, p7
The article reports on the suggestions on how to make the boys interest in reading.
- Nature or nurture?
Janice, Elizabeth // Black Enterprise; Feb96, Vol. 26 Issue 7, p63
Reports on the relationship between personality and personal career choice. Identification of 16 personality types; Correspondence between career and personality.
Janice, Elizabeth // Education Digest; Jan1960, Vol. 25 Issue 5, p29
The article cites statements published in "Idaho Vo-Ed News," urging people to take an interest in the future because it is where they will spend the rest of their lives.
- On Inspiring New Collectors.
Quintero, Bob // Mekeel's & Stamps Magazine; 4/11/2008, Vol. 202 Issue 15, p8
The article discusses the tendency of people to lose interest in collecting stamps.
- ADVICE GODDESS.
Alkon, Amy // Missoula Independent; 12/29/2011, Vol. 22 Issue 52, p37
The article provides an answer to a question on if the reason for a guy friend who is not romantically interested is because of having herpes.
- THE KALININGRAD DREAM: FROM IMITATION TO IMPLEMENTATION. INTERNATIONAL ASPECT.
Ginzburg, Solomon // Lithuanian Foreign Policy Review; 2010, Issue 24, p119
The article focuses on to promote Russia's presence in the accumulating power unified Europe. The Kaliningrad dilemma is still being solved in pretence. A constant dialogue between representatives of various interest groups may become an alternative to the habitual politicking. A regulation has...
- Why People Join Museums.
Grant, Daniel // Maine Antique Digest; Nov2010, Vol. 38 Issue 11, p7
The article presents an analysis of a study on the interests of members on joining art museums which involved categories including social, family and philanthropy.
- Sticky Situation.
Grant, Daniel // Scholastic News -- Edition 5/6; 2/2/2009, Vol. 77 Issue 14, p7
A situational problem about a child who wants to quit playing basketball to focus on his saxophone, but does not want to disappoint his mother, is presented.
- Be careful who you share your dreams with.
Darcell, Frankie // Michigan Citizen; 9/2/2012, Vol. 34 Issue 43, p9
The article offers the author's insights concerning the selection of people whom one can share his or her dreams and interest and the making of changes in oneself.
- family time with dr. bartell.
Bartell, Susan // Kiwi; Apr/May2011, p29
The article presents an answer to a question about whether or not it is too early to focus a 7-year-old child's interest in one activity.
- Question of the Week: Want to Go to Space?
Bartell, Susan // AVweb; 7/12/2012, Vol. 18 Issue 28B, p2
The article presents a question regarding the interest of readers to go to space.
- CAN'T SHAKE THE SKATE BUG.
Duffel, Kevin // Transworld Skateboarding; Sep2012, Vol. 30 Issue 9, p021
The author reflects on his skateboarding interest during his childhood, as well as 14-year-old Mikey Taylor's interest in skateboarding.
- IN OTHER NEWS.
Coughlin, Kristy // Children's Ministry; Jul/Aug2012, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p37
The article encourages preteenagers to form their own news organization in order to harness their interest and create community in their group.
- A plea for the individual.
Sureau, Claude // World Health; Sep/Oct96, Vol. 49 Issue 5, p10
Opinion. Presents the author's view that one of the most fundamental missions of the medical and health fraternity is to pay attention to the true physical, psychological and social interests of the individual. One great scandal of our century; Trivial problems; Duty of practitioners.
- Undermining intrinsic interest from the standpoint of a behaviorist.
Flora, Stephen Ray // Psychological Record; Summer90, Vol. 40 Issue 3, p323
Examines the proposition that the use of contingent, extrinsic reinforcement undermines the rate at which intrinsically interesting behaviors occur from a behavior-analytic viewpoint. Environmental stimuli's control of the rates of behaviors rather than interest intrinsic to the organism;...
- What women want….
Flora, Stephen Ray // Men's Health India; Feb2012, p6
The article offers tips on what men should do to get women's attention.
- What I Know for Sure.
Flora, Stephen Ray // O, The Oprah Magazine; Jun2010, Vol. 11 Issue 6, p188
The article presents author's views on how one should look forward to do things that are of interest to a person.
- INDEX OF SUBJECTS.
Flora, Stephen Ray // Ethics: The Science of Oughtness; 1994, Vol. 8, p199
A subject index for the book "Ethics: The Science of Oughtness," by Archie J. Bahm is presented.
- Editor's view.
Robert, Liz // Nursery World; 10/30/2008, Vol. 109 Issue 4143, p12
The article discusses various reports in this issue, including one about children's interests as the focus of a nursery's curriculum and raising standards in the early years sector.