Geographical Psychology

@article{Rentfrow2016GeographicalP,
  title={Geographical Psychology},
  author={P. Rentfrow and M. Jokela},
  journal={Current Directions in Psychological Science},
  year={2016},
  volume={25},
  pages={393 - 398}
}
  • P. Rentfrow, M. Jokela
  • Published 2016
  • Psychology
  • Current Directions in Psychological Science
  • There is geographical variation in the ways in which people think, feel, and behave. How are we to understand the causes and consequences of such variation? Geographical psychology is an emerging subarea of research concerned with the spatial organization of psychological phenomena and how individual characteristics, social entities, and physical features of the environment contribute to their organization. Studies at multiple levels of analysis have indicated that social influence, ecological… CONTINUE READING
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