Category Archives: Psychology

On SAGE Insight: Helping and Hindering Undergraduate Women’s STEM Motivation: Experiences with STEM Encouragement, STEM-Related Gender Bias, and Sexual Harassment

From Psychology of Women Quarterly ‘#MeToo and other feminist social movements have highlighted the prevalence of sexual harassment and gender-biased treatment, as well as how damaging they can be. Sexual harassment includes unwelcome or inappropriate sexual advances, while gender bias … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: Are White Women Showing Up for Racial Justice?

Article title: Are White Women Showing Up for Racial Justice? Intergroup  Contact, Closeness to People Targeted by Prejudice, and Collective Action From Psychology of Women Quarterly A fervent resurgence in the struggle for racial justice has taken place in the … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: Special Issue: Transgender identity

Guest Editor Pierre-Paul Tellier From Clinical Child Psychology and Psychiatry This special edition of Clinical Child Psychology and Psychiatry presents manuscripts on health care of gender diverse children, adolescent, and emerging adults. Several of these articles are written by members of The Tavistock … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: New school transitions for students with autism spectrum disorder: A systematic review on difficulties and strategies for success

Article title: Broken bridges—new school transitions for students with autism spectrum disorder: A systematic review on difficulties and strategies for success From Autism For any child, school transitions place enormous pressure to adapt quickly to new settings, which can strain … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: Psychopathology of Stalking Offenders

Article title: Psychopathology of Stalking Offenders: Examining the Clinical, Demographic, and Stalking Characteristics of a Community-Based Sample From Criminal Justice and Behavior This study examined the correlates of stalking behavior and psychopathology among stalking offenders assessed using a rigorous diagnostic … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: Impact of mental disorders on attendance at school

From Australian Journal of Education Regular attendance at school is recognised worldwide as a key component of engagement in schooling and an important pre-requisite for academic success. Mental disorders are among the most common and disabling conditions affecting children and … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: Psychological Predictors of Cyberbullying According to Ethnic-Cultural Origin in Adolescents

Article title: Psychological Predictors of Cyberbullying According to Ethnic-Cultural Origin in Adolescents: A National Study in Spain From Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology Cyberbullying is an intentional, aggressive, and repeated behavior perpetrated by one individual against another through the use of … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: Isolating therapeutic procedures to investigate mechanisms of change in cognitive behavioral therapy for depression

Although cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) is the most extensively studied and evidence-based treatment for depression, 47% of the individuals suffering from depression show no response to CBT, and improvement is highly necessary. One way to improve treatments is to find … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: The impact of motives for Facebook use on Facebook addiction

Article: The impact of motives for Facebook use on Facebook addiction among ordinary users in Jordan From International Journal of Social Psychiatry Facebook has become the most popular social networking site with more than 2.07 billion monthly active users. However, … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: Sexual desire enables the forming of relationship-initiating behaviors

Article title: Fueled by desire – Sexual activation facilitates the enactment of relationship-initiating behaviors From Journal of Social and Personal Relationships Evolutionary and attachment scholars have long theorized that sexual desire serves as a powerful motivational force that brings potential romantic … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: Stepfamily Relationship Quality and Stepchildren’s Depression in Adolescence and Adulthood

From Emerging Adulthood The family is a central developmental context for all individuals, yet the landscape of the family in the United States has undergone significant shifts over the last several decades, including rises in the rates of divorce, remarriage, … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: Revisiting the Jezebel Stereotype: The Impact of Target Race on Sexual Objectification

From Psychology of Women Quarterly   “Black women are regularly depicted in an objectifying and sexualized manner in Western media, oftentimes as Jezebels.  But do Black women experience greater objectification than White women? Using eye-tracking technology, in this article Anderson … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: Some spooky reads made available to mark Halloween

This is the time of year to celebrate the wonderfully spooky and strange! To join the festivities SAGE offers free access to some fitting content: Surviving a zombie apocalypse: Leadership configurations in extreme contexts David A Buchanan, Markus Hällgren, DOI: … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: Blog Posts from SAGE Open Access in 2018

In 2018, open access journals at SAGE began experimenting with a new style of blog post, to aid authors in reaching new audiences with their research. These new blog posts allow the author to summarise one or more of the … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: Associations Between Sleep and Anxiety Symptoms in Emerging Adults

Article title: Bidirectional Associations Between Sleep and Anxiety Symptoms in Emerging Adults in a Residential College Setting From Emerging Adulthood Emerging adulthood represents a unique developmental stage during which individuals are presented with new opportunities and challenges as they seek … Continue reading

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