Authors:Giovanna Nigro, Olimpia Matarazzo, Maria Ciccarelli, Francesca D’Olimpio, and Marina Cosenza
habitual gambling is established, the excitement resulting from gambling and the irrational beliefs related to the probability of winning may encourage both chasing losses and chasing wins. In such a perspective, chasing appears to be an instrumental
Authors:Roser Granero, Fernando Fernández-Aranda, Gemma Mestre-Bach, Trevor Steward, Bárbara García-Caro, Fulvia Prever, Belle Gavriel-Fried, Amparo del Pino-Gutiérrez, Laura Moragas, Neus Aymamí, Mónica Gómez-Peña, Teresa Mena-Moreno, Virginia Martín-Romera, José M. Menchón, and Susana Jiménez-Murcia
studies conclude that irrational attitudes related to this trait would play an instrumental role in the maintenance of the GD ( Joukhador, Blaszczynski, & Maccallum, 2004 ). However, it should be considered that the self-transcendence scores obtained in
Authors:Fernando Fernández-Aranda, Roser Granero, Gemma Mestre-Bach, Trevor Steward, Astrid Müller, Matthias Brand, Teresa Mena-Moreno, Cristina Vintró-Alcaraz, Amparo del Pino-Gutiérrez, Laura Moragas, Núria Mallorquí-Bagué, Neus Aymamí, Mónica Gómez-Peña, María Lozano-Madrid, José M. Menchón, and Susana Jiménez-Murcia
person’s purchasing habits, tension when not shopping, spending to improve mood, or irrational spending habits) could be exclusively based on a single-dimension factor, and that it can be next interpreted in a binary classification system (present vs
, risk-taking, depressed, greedy, irrational, antisocial, and aggressive ( Horch & Hodgins, 2013 ). Studies measuring social distancing have identified a distinct unwillingness among the general public to form close relationships with people experiencing
Authors:Filipa Calado, Joana Alexandre, and Mark D. Griffiths
). Higher scores on the GRCS indicate higher levels of irrational belief. Cronbach’s α for the instrument in this study was .94.
Brief Coping Orientation to Problems Experienced (Brief COPE) Inventory
). As Billieux et al. ( 2014 ) have commented in their case study, “Thalia” could fit the criteria for mobile phone addiction but her condition could be better understood through a psychological process-based clinical formulation where the irrational
themselves (i.e. self-citation) because his beloved GS—fortunately—does not even try to report self-citations, and self-citation rates. WoS, JCR and Scopus do provide these indicators.
It is irrational to expect that journals which managed to get 1 or
Authors:András László Pap and Anna Śledzińska-Simon
case that the public at large lacks the ability and expertise to unmask government lies or expose irrationality of government policy, while the reaction of independent media and legal experts often comes too late to counter the mystification of legality
Authors:Francesco Del Prete, Trevor Steward, Juan F. Navas, Fernando Fernández-Aranda, Susana Jiménez-Murcia, Tian P. S. Oei, and José C. Perales
Hardouin , J. B.
( 2012 ). A French adaptation of the Gambling-Related Cognitions Scale (GRCS): A useful tool for assessment of irrational thoughts among gamblers . Journal of Gambling Issues, 27, 21 . doi: 10.4309/jgi.2012