Psychology

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Understanding Different Components in Intentional Action (Doktorarbeit)

Understanding Different Components in Intentional Action

How Understanding Others‘ Mental States Helps to Learn From Others and Predict Their Behaviour

Schriften zur Entwicklungspsychologie

“Is there a human-specific understanding of others’ intentional actions?

It is important to answer this question since this understanding might be seen as the prerequisite for the development of sophisticated forms of social learning that then facilitated the development of human unique culture. The..

A Management Diagnostic Approach for Assessing Innovation Capabilities (Doktorarbeit)

A Management Diagnostic Approach for Assessing Innovation Capabilities

Empirical Evidence from Three German Family Firms

Schriftenreihe innovative betriebswirtschaftliche Forschung und Praxis

Everyone talks about business innovation, and this has become increasingly important during the GFC and its aftermath. Although innovation is so desirable, few people actually know how to make it happen – and if they can make it happen, it is usually with huge costs attached. After studying high performing,..
The Dawning of the Dragon – A Developmentally Focussed Cross-Cultural Study of Terror Management Theory (Doktorarbeit)

The Dawning of the Dragon –
A Developmentally Focussed Cross-Cultural Study of Terror Management Theory

Schriften zur Sozialpsychologie

The book focuses on broadening the validity and applicability of Terror Management Theory (TMT); one of today’s most influential psychological theories in intergroup relations. However, until today some aspects have been totally neglected by Terror Management research thereby leaving questions regarding the..
The Impact of Market Liberalization on Knowledge Sharing in the Utilities Industry (Doktorarbeit)

The Impact of Market Liberalization on Knowledge Sharing in the Utilities Industry

An Exploratory Study of Self-Organizing Processes

Strategisches Management

The book originates from the organizational transformation processes in the German utilities industry that were triggered by market liberalization. It approaches the issue of violated trust within the utilities industry from an intra-organizational perspective. Trust is a key component of psychological contracts..
Semantic Influences on Episodic Memory (Dissertation)

Semantic Influences on Episodic Memory

ERP and fMRI Evidence

Studienreihe psychologische Forschungsergebnisse

Recognition memory based on familiarity judgments is a form of declarative memory that has been repeatedly associated with the anterior medial temporal lobe. It has been argued that this region sustains familiarity-based recognition not only by retrieving item-specific information but also by coding for those..

Literatur: Psychology / Eine Auswahl an Fachbüchern aus dem Verlag Dr. Kovač