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Cultural Variance and Invariance of Age Differences in Social Cognition

Li Chu, Yang Fang, Vivian Hiu-Ling Tsang and Helene H. Fung.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Psychology

P ublished online January 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Affective Sciences; Developmental Psychology; Social Psychology. 13366 words.

Cognitive processing of social and nonsocial information changes with age. These processes range from the ones that serve “mere” cognitive functions, such as recall strategies and...

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Dynamic Integration Theory

Manfred Diehl, Eden Griffin and Allyson Brothers.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Psychology

P ublished online December 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Affective Sciences; Developmental Psychology. 8845 words.

Dynamic integration theory (DIT) describes emotion development across the lifespan, from childhood to old age. In doing so, DIT draws on a number of perspectives, such as equilibrium...

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Emotional Self-Regulation in Sport and Performance

Claudio Robazza and Montse C. Ruiz.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Psychology

P ublished online July 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Affective Sciences; Health Psychology. 13443 words.

Emotions are multifaceted subjective feelings that reflect expected, current, or past interactions with the environment. They involve sets of interrelated psychological processes,...

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Empathy and Altruism

Eric L. Stocks and David A. Lishner.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Psychology

P ublished online October 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Affective Sciences; Social Psychology. 10136 words.

The term empathy has been used as a label for a broad range of phenomena, including feeling what another person is feeling, understanding another person’s point of view, and imagining...

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New Directions in Theories of Emotion and Aging

Joseph A. Mikels and Nathaniel A. Young.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Psychology

P ublished online December 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Affective Sciences; Developmental Psychology; Social Psychology. 9089 words.

The adult life span is characterized as a time of divergent trajectories. It is a time of compounding losses (such as physical, sensory, and cognitive declines) and is also a time of...

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Physical Activity, Physical Fitness, and Anxiety

Steven J. Petruzzello.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Psychology

P ublished online February 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Affective Sciences; Health Psychology. 14974 words.

A historically popular research topic in exercise psychology has been the examination of the exercise-anxiety relationship, with an ever-growing literature exploring the link between...

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