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The psychological effects of meditation: a meta-analysis.
TLDR
It is concluded that to arrive at a comprehensive understanding of why and how meditation works, emphasis should be placed on the development of more precise theories and measurement devices.
The Effects of Mindfulness Meditation: A Meta-Analysis
Previous meta-analyses on the effects of mindfulness meditation were predominantly concerned with clinical research. In contrast, the present study aims at giving a comprehensive overview of the
The psychological functions of music listening
TLDR
A comprehensive investigation addressing the basic dimensions underlying the plethora of functions of music listening is warranted and the results contrast with the idea that music has evolved primarily as a means for social cohesion and communication.
Do Studies of Statistical Power Have an Effect on the Power of Studies?
The long-term impact of studies of statistical power is investigated using J. Cohen's (1962) pioneering work as an example. We argue that the impact is nil; the power of studies in the same journal
Do studies of statistical power have an effect on the power of studies
The long-term impact of studies of statistical power is investigated using J. Cohen's (1962) pioneering work as an example. We argue that the impact is nil; the power of studies in the same journal
From the functions of music to music preference
To date, not much is known about how the functions of music relate to music preference. This article examines the basic hypothesis that the strength of preference for a given kind of music depends on
Teaching Bayesian reasoning in less than two hours.
TLDR
A new method of teaching Bayesian reasoning is presented and test, something about which previous teaching studies reported little success, and a computerized tutorial program to train people to construct frequency representations rather than to insert probabilities into Bayes's rule.
The impact of background music on adult listeners: A meta-analysis
Background music has been found to have beneficial, detrimental, or no effect on a variety of behavioral and psychological outcome measures. This article reports a meta-analysis that attempts to
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