Division of Social Sciences (Abington)

  • United States

Organization profile

Organization profile

Research Interests

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Research Medicine & Life Sciences
Body Image Medicine & Life Sciences
body image Social Sciences
Students Medicine & Life Sciences
Psychology Medicine & Life Sciences
sexuality Social Sciences
Domestic Violence Medicine & Life Sciences
Sexual Behavior Medicine & Life Sciences

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Profiles

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Abigail Akande, PhD, CRC

Person: Academic

20172017
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Pronobesh Banerjee

Person: Academic

20122012
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20062018
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Michael Jason Bernstein

Person: Academic

20072018
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20082018
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Sharon Marie Burke

Person: Academic

20142014
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Kathleen A. Fadigan

Person: Academic

20042016
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Salar Ghahramani

Person: Academic

20112014
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Meghan Gillen, PhD

Person: Academic

20042018

Research Output 1976 2018

Aging “Hot”: Images and Narratives of Sexual Desirability on Television

Montemurro, E. & Chewning, L. V., Jun 1 2018, In : Sexuality and Culture. 22, 2, p. 462-478 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

television
narrative
sexuality
television program
VIP

A laboratory study of the psychological impact of light pollution in national parks

Benfield, J. A., Nutt, R. J., Taff, B. D., Miller, Z. D., Costigan, H. & Newman, P., Jun 1 2018, In : Journal of Environmental Psychology. 57, p. 67-72 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Psychology
Light
Wilderness
Vehicle Emissions
Noise

An evaluation of the directional relationship between head injuries and subsequent changes in impulse control and delinquency in a sample of previously adjudicated males

Schwartz, J. A., Connolly, E. J. & Valgardson, B. A., May 1 2018, In : Journal of Criminal Justice. 56, p. 70-80 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

self-control
delinquency
Craniocerebral Trauma
evaluation
adulthood
1 Citations

Are Honor Killings Unique? A Comparison of Honor Killings, Domestic Violence Homicides, and Hate Homicides by Far-Right Extremists

Hayes, B. E., Mills, C., Freilich, J. D. & Chermak, S. M., Feb 1 2018, In : Homicide Studies. 22, 1, p. 70-93 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hate
hate
Domestic Violence
Homicide
domestic violence
1 Citations

Associations Between Body Appreciation and Comfort Communicating About Sex: A Brief Report

Ramseyer Winter, V., Gillen, M. & Kennedy, A. K., Mar 4 2018, In : Health Communication. 33, 3, p. 359-362 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

body image
Health
Body Image
health behavior
pregnancy

Chronic dietary creatine enhances hippocampal-dependent spatial memory, bioenergetics, and levels of plasticity-related proteins associated with NF-?B

Snow, W. M., Cadonic, C., Cortes-Perez, C., Roy Chowdhury, S. K., Djordjevic, J., Thomson, E., Bernstein, M. J., Suh, M., Fernyhough, P. & Albensi, B. C., Feb 1 2018, In : Learning and Memory. 25, 2, p. 54-66 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Creatine
Energy Metabolism
Calcium-Calmodulin-Dependent Protein Kinase Type 2
Proteins
Mitochondrial Proteins
Wage equation
Workers
Coefficients
Weibull distribution
Wages
1 Citations

Demons with firepower: How belief in pure evil relates to perceptions and punishments of gun violence perpetrators

Vasturia, D., Webster, R. J. & Saucier, D. A., Feb 1 2018, In : Personality and Individual Differences. 122, p. 13-18 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Punishment
Firearms
Violence
Crime
Brain Neoplasms

Europe 2020 and the European Research Area: the response by three small European countries

McMillan, G. S., St-Louislalonde, B., Bezzina, F. & Casey, D. L., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Innovation.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

European Union
university
Malta
Luxembourg
Cyprus

Going concern opinions and IPO pricing accuracy

Matanova, N., Steigner, T., Yi, B. & Zheng, Q., Jul 7 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting. p. 1-44 44 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Initial public offerings
Pricing
Going concern opinion
Underpricing
Avoidance