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The paper explores a distinction between different kinds of lapse of concentration in depressed patients. The strategy is to begin with the phenomenological distinction between the mind (a) 'wandering' on to something else or (b) going 'blank'. Blanking, but not mind-wandering, is associated with longer planning times on the 'Tower of London' task. In(More)
CONTEXT The relationship between individuals' perception of their risk for acquiring HIV and their use of condoms is poorly understood. Understanding this relationship is crucial to the development of effective strategies to fight HIV and AIDS. METHODS Data from the Mozambique 2001 Adolescent and Young Adult Reproductive Health and Behavior Risk Survey(More)
  • L Morris
  • 1994
There are currently 82 million persons aged 15-24 living in Latin America and the Caribbean. The number of people in this age group will grow to 128 million by 2020. Analysis of survey and interview data from Latin America indicates the existence of high fertility, unintended pregnancies, and sexually transmitted diseases among teens and young adults in(More)
Three studies investigating the relationship between components of evaluation anxiety and typing performance are reported. Subjects represented business college students enrolled in typing (N=49) and English (N = 39) classes, applicants for clerical positions (N=50), and college students (N=11). State-trait anxiety inventory A-trait scores (Study I only)(More)
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