Journal of Environmental Psychology

The Journal of Environmental Psychology has been published since 1980. It is published by Elsevier and its Managing Editor, since 2002, is Professor Robert Gifford of the University of Victoria. The Journal reports scientific research on human interactions with the built and natural environment, with an emphasis on the individual and small-group level of analysis. Sample topics include environmental perception, spatial cognition, environmental attitudes and concern, strategies for increasing pro-environmental behavior, environmental personality, personal space, territoriality, crowding, population density, privacy, resource management, resource dilemmas, commons dilemmas, the mutual influence of persons and nature, the impact of human behavior on sustainability, social science and architectural design, urban behavior, and the physical environment as a factor in work and in schools.


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Environmental psychology — is an interdisciplinary field focused on the interplay between humans and their surroundings. The field defines the term environment very broadly including all that is natural on the planet as well as social settings, built environments, learning …   Wikipedia

  • Psychology — (from Greek gr. ψῡχή, psȳkhē , breath, life, soul ; and gr. λογία, logia ) is an academic and applied discipline involving the scientific study of mental processes and behavior. Psychologists study such phenomena as perception, cognition, emotion …   Wikipedia

  • PSYCHOLOGY — PSYCHOLOGY, the science of the mind or of mental phenomena and activities. Psychological Concepts in the Bible Psychology has a long past, but only a short history (H. Ebbinghaus, Abriss der Psychologie, 1908). Nowhere is this aphorism better… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • List of environmental journals — This is a list of scholarly, peer reviewed academic journals focused on the environment.General* Journal of the IEST the official publication of IEST, the Institute of Environmental Sciences and Technology * Environmental Chemistry (journal)… …   Wikipedia

  • Occupational health psychology — Psychology …   Wikipedia

  • Clinical psychology — Psychology …   Wikipedia

  • Industrial and organizational psychology — Psychology …   Wikipedia

  • Educational psychology — Psychology …   Wikipedia

  • Comparative psychology — Psychology …   Wikipedia

  • Developmental psychology — Child Psychology redirects here. For the song by Black Box Recorder, see Child Psychology (song). For the journal, see Developmental Psychology (journal). Psychology …   Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.