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Paranoid explanations of experience: a novel experimental study.

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BACKGROUND: Paranoia is a common experience in the non-clinical population. We use a novel experimental methodology to investigate paranoid ideas in individuals without a history of mental illness. AIMS: We aimed to determine whether this paradigm could elicit unfounded paranoid thoughts and whether these thoughts could be predicted by factors from a cognitive model. METHOD: Fifty-eight individuals took part and completed measures assessing trait paranoia, mood, self and other schema and att...

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10.1017/s1352465810000457

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Psychiatry
Kuipers, E More by this author
Bebbington, P More by this author
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Journal:
Behavioural and cognitive psychotherapy
Volume:
39
Issue:
1
Pages:
21-34
Publication date:
2011-01-05
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EISSN:
1469-1833
ISSN:
1352-4658
URN:
uuid:9cb07e2b-f250-4709-a302-40f6d9f9ea30
Source identifiers:
180530
Local pid:
pubs:180530

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