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The Effects of Marijuana on Certain Psychomotor, Behavioral and Physiological Functions of Man
The effects of marijuana on various psychomotor, physiological, and intellectual functions of man were studied. The subjects, 20 male medical students, were divided into two treatment groups, one group receiving marijuana, ...
Childhood Autism: Diagnosis, Causation and Treatment
The word "autism" is derived from the word "autos" meaning "self" which describes the child's main symptom -- withdrawal into himself away from others. Leo Kanner expresses this best in a general definition, "The common ...
A Comprehensive Survey of the Psychology Holdings of Upjohn Library, Kalamazoo College, Conducted to Determine Their Adequacy for the Needs of Undergraduate Majors
It is the purpose of this paper to evaluate Upjohn Library's holdings in Psychology based on the Harvard List of books in Psychology, Professor Wise's list, and the observations and opinions of senior Psychology majors ...
The Effects of Myopia on Personality and Behavior as Measured by the MMPI
62 Kalamazoo College students served as SS in this experiment. The purpose of the study was to examine personality characteristics of myopic individuals on the basis of a full personality questionnaire. Ss were divided ...
An Examination of Self-Expectations and Expectations of Others as Forces Influencing Behavior
The purpose of this paper is to illuminate the operation of expectations as a strong influence on behavior, describing why and how they operate and how they are communicated. The method used to compile the information ...
A Review of Experimental Evidence and Theoretical Developments in the Field of Psychosomatic Medicine
In this paper, various attempts to answer the quest1ons posed by several psychologists will be examined. Whenever possible, relevant research and comment will be used to critically examine some of the theories. Finally, ...
Rebirth of Self
The "Self" is a spectral image within the discipline of psychology. For years it was a convenient scapegoat and was blamed for many of the uncategorized malfunctions of an individual's personality. Today, the Self is ...
Peace of Mind
Fantasy Play in the Child of the Oedipal Stage of Development
The play that shall be studied here was observed in a local nursery school over a period of six weeks, by one observer. The majority of observations were done on four and five-year old children who were in the "four-year ...