Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: Social influence shifts valuation of appetitive cues in early adolescence and adulthood.

Other people can profoundly affect one’s opinions and decisions. In the current study, we compared the effects of peer influence on responses to a primary reward—food—in both young adolescents and adults. Food is critical for survival, and in addition …

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Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: Effects of affective phonological iconicity in online language processing: Evidence from a letter search task.

The arbitrary relation between sound and meaning is a fundamental assumption of modern linguistic theory. However, psycholinguistic literature also reports evidence for iconicity of phonological symbols. Here, we focus on phonological iconicity or soun…

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Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: Need depriving effects of financial insecurity: Implications for well-being and financial behaviors.

Evidence suggests that experiencing financial insecurity lowers well-being and increases problematic financial behaviors. The present article employs a self-determination theory (SDT; R. M. Ryan & Deci, 2000a) perspective to understand the mechanisms b…

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