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Date: 2017
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1257574
Description: Background and objectives: It has been proposed that delusional beliefs are attempts to explain anomalous experiences. Why, then, do anomalous experiences induce delusions in some people but not in ot ... More
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Date: 2017
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1248664
Description: 4 page(s)
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1189741
Description: It has been proposed that deluded and delusion-prone individuals gather less evidence before forming beliefs than those who are not deluded or delusion-prone. The primary source of evidence for this " ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1052875
Description: It has been claimed that delusional and delusion-prone individuals have a tendency to gather less data before forming beliefs. Most of the evidence for this "jumping to conclusions" (JTC) bias comes f ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/308657
Description: 3 page(s)
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/134494
Description: Delusional beliefs are seen in association with a number of neuropathological conditions, including schizophrenia, dementia, and traumatic brain injury. A key distinction exists between polythematic d ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/132627
Description: Recent evidence indicates that priming participants with religious concepts promotes prosocial sharing behaviour. In the present study, we investigated whether religious priming also promotes the cost ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1132696
Description: 31 page(s)
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1132562
Description: 7 page(s)
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/347322
Description: Error management theory is a theory of considerable scope and emerging influence. The theory claims that cognitive biases do not necessarily reflect flaws in evolutionary design, but that they may be ... More
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Date: 2009
Subject Keyword: 170100 Psychology
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/83878
Description: 21 page(s)
Date: 2008
Subject Keyword: 170100 Psychology
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/71911
Date: 2007
Subject Keyword: 170200 Cognitive Sciences
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1123378
Description: INTRODUCTION: The present study was designed to replicate and extend the findings of Bentall and Swarbrick (2003). It was hypothesised that patients with a history of persecutory delusions would displ ... More
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Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/21028
Description: The impact of our desires and preferences upon our ordinary, everyday beliefs is well-documented [Gilovich, T. (1991). "How we know what isn’t so: The fallibility of human reason in everyday life." Ne ... More
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Date: 2007
Subject Keyword: 170200 Cognitive Sciences
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1123295
Description: INTRODUCTION: Bentall and colleagues (Bentall & Kaney, 1996; Kinderman & Bentall, 1996, 1997) claim that persecutory delusions are constructed defensively, for the maintenance of self-esteem. A centra ... More
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