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Nudge economics: has push come to shove for a fashionable theory?

Nudge economics: has push come to shove for a fashionable theory? | Behavioural science | Scoop.it
A rival psychologist has debunked the behavioural economics of Daniel Kahneman and the men behind Nudge – once David Cameron's pet thinkers. Tim Adams reports
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Emotion and the Self in Games

Emotion and the Self in Games | Behavioural science | Scoop.it
There are some books that carry you along a journey until your tears make it impossible to read. Films and television shows, too. Games evoke emotion in a similar way to non-interactive works, with...
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Pedometer-Based Internet-Mediated Intervention For Adults With Chronic Low Back Pain: Randomized Controlled Trial

Pedometer-Based Internet-Mediated Intervention For Adults With Chronic Low Back Pain: Randomized Controlled Trial | Behavioural science | Scoop.it
Pedometer-Based Internet-Mediated Intervention For Adults With Chronic Low Back Pain: Randomized Controlled Trial (RT @mHealthAlliance: Pedometer-based Internet-mediated intervention for adults w/ chronic low back pain

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This App Will Make You Feel Better, Using No Medicine At All

This App Will Make You Feel Better, Using No Medicine At All | Behavioural science | Scoop.it
Traditionally, researchers have thought of "placebo effects" as something phony. Placebos are drug study controls, not the real treatment.
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Using human motivation to assess website optimization

Using human motivation to assess website optimization | Behavioural science | Scoop.it
When evaluating the influence and quality of your website, sometimes it helps to take a step back and prioritize the site’s fundamental needs from the ground up.
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Online Interventions for Social Marketing Health Behavior Change Campaigns: A Meta-Analysis of Psychological Architectures and Adherence Factors

Online Interventions for Social Marketing Health Behavior Change Campaigns: A Meta-Analysis of Psychological Architectures and Adherence Factors | Behavioural science | Scoop.it
Online Interventions for Social Marketing Health Behavior Change Campaigns: A Meta-Analysis of Psychological Architectures and Adherence Factors
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IBM Design: What is user experience design?

The definition of user experience design and its relationship to human-computer interaction.
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Social Media | HIV Reduction | Social Media Today

Social Media | HIV Reduction | Social Media Today | Behavioural science | Scoop.it
A new study looks at how social networks and online communities can contribute to healthier behaviours amongst men at risk of HIV infection.
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Playing Video Games Can Boost Cognition And Reaction Time

Video games have beem widely available to the home market for 40 years, which means there have been 40 years of concern about what impact, negative or positive, they may have.
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Why Behavior Change Apps Fail To Change Behavior | TechCrunch

Why Behavior Change Apps Fail To Change Behavior | TechCrunch | Behavioural science | Scoop.it
Imagine walking into a busy mall when someone approaches you with an open hand. “Would you have some coins to take the bus, please?” he asks. But in this case, the person is not a panhandler. The beggar is a PhD.
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Neuroscience Reveals The Deep Power of Human Empathy

Neuroscience Reveals The Deep Power of Human Empathy | Behavioural science | Scoop.it
Without empathy, human beings are lonely, disconnected creatures.
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Dan Gilbert: The surprising science of happiness | Video on TED.com

Dan Gilbert, author of "Stumbling on Happiness," challenges the idea that we’ll be miserable if we don’t get what we want. Our "psychological immune system" lets us feel truly happy even when things don’t go as planned.
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Watch "Masters of our own destiny: Marc Teerlink at TEDxFlanders" Video at TEDxTalks

Marc Teerlink, consumer psychologist, a passionate speaker and visionary from IBM, the company that created Watson - the first non-human winner of Jeopardy!
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