Questions tagged [environmental-psychology]

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Are there contemporary buildings that have been designed based on colour psychology?

I am writing my thesis on how environmental psychology has influenced architecture and i am focusing on colour. I am looking for buildings that have been designed based on how colour affects the human ...
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What spatial qualities suggest human actions such as running, jumping or walking

Suppose you are walking along the beach, suddenly you feel the urge to start running. Or when you find separate platforms floating in the air. You know that you should stop walking, and jump! Where ...
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Are there positive/negative effects of new/repetitive music in work performance?

I work the weekend closing shifts at a local supermarket. There are many stores in the chain, and they all have the same soundtrack - consisting mostly of 70's music - which is played on repeat ...
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Link between reading news and deteriorating mental health?

Given the prevalence of negativity and sensationalism in the news, I suspect individuals are also varyingly susceptible to (worsening) mental health issues arising from prolonged exposure. Perhaps as ...
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Why do views make you happy?

Why does having a nice view from your window make you happy? (As in people ask for a hotel room with a nice view). Could this be replicated by simply having a large TV screen showing a view? What ...