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Jumping to conclusions and paranoid ideation in the general population.

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An association of a 'jumping to conclusions' (JTC) reasoning style and delusions has been repeatedly found. The data-gathering bias has been particularly implicated with higher levels of delusional conviction in schizophrenia. For the first time the symptom, psychological and social correlates of jumping to conclusions are examined in a large general population sample. This is based upon the recognition that delusional ideation in non-clinical populations is on a continuum of severity with de...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Psychiatry
Journal:
Schizophrenia research
Volume:
102
Issue:
1-3
Pages:
254-260
Publication date:
2008-07-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1573-2509
ISSN:
0920-9964
URN:
uuid:793c1771-744a-48fb-9734-27741a602110
Source identifiers:
180512
Local pid:
pubs:180512

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