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competition : a contest between rivals (competition, 2015) [1]blank.gifWebster | OneLook | Visuwords
contest : (1) to make the subject of dispute, contention, or litigation (2) challenge (contest, 2015) [2]blank.gifWebster | OneLook | Visuwords
tournament : a series of contests that make up a single unit of competition, the championship play-offs of a league or conference, or an invitational event (tournament, 2015) [3]blank.gifWebster | OneLook | Visuwords
prize : something offered or striven for in competition or in contests of chance (prize, 2015) [4]blank.gifWebster | OneLook | Visuwords
award : to confer or bestow as being deserved or merited or needed (award, 2015) [5]blank.gifWebster | OneLook | Visuwords

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Psychology of Competition - Google News
  • South graduate climbing the ladder in USA Weightlifting circles - Grand Forks Herald Yesterday
    Grand Forks HeraldSouth graduate climbing the ladder in USA Weightlifting circlesGrand Forks HeraldFARGO—Brian Reisenauer moved from Fargo to Phoenix about 10 months ago to begin working on his doctorate in psychology. He's got a ways to go, ... So the owner noticed my frustration and said, 'Why not do a weightlifting competition?' " So Reisenauer ...and more »
  • The Four Qualities It Takes to Become a High Flyer - Psychology Today (blog) Yesterday
    Psychology Today (blog)The Four Qualities It Takes to Become a High FlyerPsychology Today (blog)You undoubtedly know someone, if not several someone's, who seem to be able to succeed at almost anything they attempt. At work, they move quickly up the advancement ladder, even in their personal lives, they seem to outdo the competition at everything ...
  • How gang psychology plays out in Chicago streets - Crain's Chicago Business Yesterday
    Crain's Chicago BusinessHow gang psychology plays out in Chicago streetsCrain's Chicago BusinessAs Memorial Day approaches—historically one of the city's most violent weekends—Crain's examines a facet of the issue that isn't often discussed: the psychological reason so many young men in Chicago are pulling the trigger. This is Part 2 of a three ...
  • Competition versus co-operation - Otago Daily Times May 16, 2017
    Otago Daily TimesCompetition versus co-operationOtago Daily TimesThese extrinsic motivations crowd-out the intrinsic motivations (comments by Sander van der Linden in The Psychology of Competition). Therefore, the strange bedfellow of competition, is co-operation, which is what our species truly needs for survival.
  • Q&A: UC Grad Slam winner talks clinical psychology research, competition - Daily Bruin May 10, 2017
    Daily BruinQ&A: UC Grad Slam winner talks clinical psychology research, competitionDaily BruinLeslie Rith-Najarian, a graduate student in clinical psychology, received $6,000 on Thursday as the winner of the UC Grad Slam, a competition between the seven University of California campuses that tests graduate students' ability to explain their ...
  • 'Neurosciences face competition from psychology and astrology' - Free Press Journal May 9, 2017
    Free Press Journal'Neurosciences face competition from psychology and astrology'Free Press JournalPrism Brain Mapping came to India few years ago. Since then, India's only certified master practitioner for a unique behaviour profiling tool based on applied neuroscience, is Hemang Laheru, program director at Prism Brain Mapping. He has designed and ...
  • UCLA psychology graduate student wins UC Grad Slam competition - UCLA Newsroom May 8, 2017
    UCLA NewsroomUCLA psychology graduate student wins UC Grad Slam competitionUCLA NewsroomA UCLA psychology student claimed the Grad Slam championship, explaining in three crisp and engaging minutes how her research into depression and anxiety led to development of an online tool to help college students cope with stress.
  • LW students prepare for AP Exams with annual competition - The New Lenox Patriot (subscription) May 8, 2017
    The New Lenox Patriot (subscription)LW students prepare for AP Exams with annual competitionThe New Lenox Patriot (subscription)Lincoln-Way West recently hosted the second annual Lincoln-Way Psychology Bowl. The competition is held to help prepare students for their AP Psychology test, which was administered on May 1. Each school was represented in the competition as a total of ...
  • The Fascinating Psychology of Revenge and Competition - The Urban Twist May 7, 2017
    The Urban TwistThe Fascinating Psychology of Revenge and CompetitionThe Urban TwistAt least, many studies suggest as much. Competition comes naturally to most of us; subconsciously, we compare our salaries, our talents, our looks, our houses–even our families–to others. A Harvard School of Public Health study found that a majority of ...
  • The Psychology of Competition within Pre-Medical Students - PreMedLife - The Lifestyle Magazine for Pre-Medical Students Apr 30, 2017
    PreMedLife - The Lifestyle Magazine for Pre-Medical StudentsThe Psychology of Competition within Pre-Medical StudentsPreMedLife - The Lifestyle Magazine for Pre-Medical StudentsAs Americans, we are bred into a capitalistic society that emphasizes competition. Even as children, we were bred to be competitive for our parent's attention. Therefore, it is no wonder that competition permeates to education. In particular, the pre ...


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  1. ^ competition. (2015). In Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary (11th ed.). Retrieved June 21, 2015, from http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/competition
  2. ^ contest. (2015). In Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary (11th ed.). Retrieved June 21, 2015, from http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/contest
  3. ^ tournament. (2015). In Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary (11th ed.). Retrieved June 21, 2015, from http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tournament
  4. ^ prize. (2015). In Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary (11th ed.). Retrieved June 21, 2015, from http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/prize
  5. ^ award. (2015). In Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary (11th ed.). Retrieved June 21, 2015, from http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/award