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Neurocognitive deficits, academic difficulties and substance dependence among Finnish offenders : connections to recidivism and implications for rehabilitation
(Turun yliopisto, 2018-04-27)
Neurocognitive and academic deficits are frequent among male offenders and the prevalence of these disorders is known to be higher than in the general population. Also psychiatric disorders and substance dependence are ...
The Role of maternal depressive and anxiety symptoms in maternal cognitive processing during pregnancy and infant attentional processing of emotional faces at the age of eight months - the FinnBrain birth cohort study
(Turun yliopisto, 2018-11-24)
Maternal pre- and postnatal depressive and anxiety symptoms are common. These symptoms of distress are known to adversely impact both maternal adaptations to motherhood as well as child development. Currently, little is ...
Effects of mobile phone electromagnetic field: behavioral and neurophysiological measurements
(Turun yliopisto, 2009-12-09)
Physical Attractiveness as a Signal of Biological Quality
(Turun yliopisto, 2014-06-17)
It has been commonly thought that standards of beauty are arbitrary cultural conventions that vary between cultures and time. In my thesis I found that it is not so. Instead, I show that attractiveness and preferred ...
Language-specific aspects of reading acquisition: the case of Russian
(Turun yliopisto, 2015-11-20)
We have investigated Russian children’s reading acquisition during an intermediate period in their development: after literacy onset, but before they have acquired well-developed decoding skills. The results of ...
School Bullies’ Quest for Power: Implications for Group Dynamics and Intervention
(Turun yliopisto, 2014-05-16)
Bullying is characterized by an inequality of power between perpetrator and target. Findings that bullies can be highly popular have helped redefine the old conception of the maladjusted school bully into a powerful ...
Hallucinatory altered states of consciousness as virtual realities
(Turun yliopisto, 2017-10-06)
The purpose of this doctoral thesis is to investigate altered states of consciousness (ASC) that are marked by hallucinations, occur during hypnosis, or are induced by psychedelic drugs. A multidisciplinary approach is ...
Alterations in The States and Contents of Consciousness: Empirical and Theoretical Aspects
(Turun yliopisto, 2014-10-03)
The main purpose of the present doctoral thesis is to investigate subjective experiences and cognitive processes in four different types of altered states of consciousness: naturally occurring dreaming, cognitively induced ...
Conceptualizing and counteracting the bullying dynamic: Classroom and school contexts matter
(Turun yliopisto, 2015-06-12)
Guided by the social-ecological conceptualization of bullying, this thesis examines the implications of classroom and school contexts—that is, students’ shared microsystems—for peer-to-peer bullying and antibullying ...
“IT’S ALL RIGHT”. Multimodal rightward spatial bias modified by age and praxis
(Turun yliopisto, 2012-05-16)
The general goal of the present work was to study whether spatial perceptual asymmetry initially observed in linguistic dichotic listening studies is related to the linguistic nature of the stimuli and/or is modality-specific, ...