University of California and University of Oslo researchers define the sensations associated with the emotion of ‘kama muta’.
A new study shows that Norwegians perceive feminist women as masculine, while they picture feminist men as feminine.
New study finds that young people use self-harm to share difficult feelings, which they are unable to express in words.
This years`s Eilert Sundt-lecturer: The DNA makes us who we are
Oct. 3, 2018
- Parents, schools and friends matter tremendously in our lives, but they don’t change who we are. We would essentially be the same person if we had been adopted at birth, says Robert Plomin.
Join new round funding of interdisciplinary research groups
Aug. 10, 2018
At present UiO:Life Science funds seven convergence environments that address major challenges within life sciences related to health and environment/sustainable growth. A new application round starts now. Researchers from all units at UiO are welcome to participate.
A Twin Study of Normative Personality and DSM-IV Personality Disorder Criterion Counts: Evidence for Separate Genetic Influences
Nov. 14, 2018
Both normative personality and DSM-IV personality disorders have been found to be heritable.
A Prospective Test of the Metacognitive Model of Depression in Previously Depressed Individuals
Nov. 12, 2018
Metacognitive theory proposes that depression is caused by excessive rumination, which is in turn maintained by maladaptive positive and negative beliefs about rumination (“metacognitions”) and reduced executive control.