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The Importance of Semantics: Visual World Studies on Drawing Inferences and Resolving Anaphors
(Turun yliopisto, 2009-12-12)
The present thesis investigated the importance of semantics in generating inferences during discourse processing. Three aspects of semantics, gender stereotypes, implicit causality information and proto-role properties, ...
The neural processes generating visual phenomenal consciousness: ERP and neuronavigated brain stimulation studies
(Turun yliopisto, 2014-11-15)
One of the greatest conundrums to the contemporary science is the relation between consciousness and brain activity, and one of the specifi c questions is how neural activity can generate vivid subjective experiences. ...
Now you see me, now you don't: A study of the relationship between internet anonymity and Finnish young people
(Turun yliopisto, 2015-08-21)
Plan on the move : mobile participation in urban planning state-of-the-art and future potential
(Turun yliopisto, 2018-01-20)
Citizen participation in urban planning has been a topic of academic and practical interest since the 1960s. The adoption of information and communication technologies for civic participation, electronic participation, ...
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 ...
Social Solidarity and Fear of Crime - Community and Individual Approaches in Responses to Mass Violence after School Shootings
(Turun yliopisto, 2015-04-10)
The aim of this study was to examine community and individual approaches in responses to mass violence after the school shooting incidents in Jokela (November 2007) and Kauhajoki (September 2008), Finland. In considering ...
Same- and Other-Sex Victimization : Risk Factors, Consequences, and Protection by Peers
(Turun yliopisto, 2013-09-20)
Bullying can be viewed as goal-oriented behavior in the strive for dominance and prestige in the peer group (Salmivalli, 2010). To ensure the effectiveness of their power demonstrations, bullies often choose targets from ...
Social Cognition and Behavior in Relationship Context
(Turun yliopisto, 2008-08-23)
Social information processing (SIP; Crick & Dodge, 1994) and social-cognitive learning theories have been often used to understand children’s problem behaviors, such as aggression. According to these theories, children’s ...
"Dov'è la sinistra?" Hemispatial neglect in stroke
(Turun yliopisto, 2012-04-20)
As long as the incidence of stroke continues to grow, patients with large right hemisphere lesions suffering from hemispatial neglect will require neuropsychological evaluation and rehabilitation. The inability to process ...
Proactive and Preventive Student Welfare Activities in Finnish Preschool and Elementary School: Handling of Transition to Formal Schooling and a National Anti-Bullying Program as Examples
(Turun yliopisto, 2012-11-09)
Prerequisites and effects of proactive and preventive psycho-social student welfare activities in Finnish preschool and elementary school were of interest in the present thesis. So far, Finnish student welfare work has ...