Introduction: social cognition, psychodynamic psychology, and the representation and processing of emotionally significant information.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

This special issue examines two perspectives on how people comprehend and respond to significant features of their lives: psychoanalytic psychology and social cognition. The articles included present new empirical findings relevant to the overlap of psychoanalysis and social-cognitive psychology, as well as commentaries from each perspective. This introduction summarizes important conceptual and methodological challenges in the integration of two such distinct approaches to emotionally significant information.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Strauman, TJ

Published Date

  • December 1994

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 62 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 451 - 458

PubMed ID

  • 7861301

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1467-6494

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0022-3506

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1467-6494.1994.tb00305.x


  • eng