The Effect of Frustration on the Perception of Neutral and Aggressive Words1


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    This article is based on portions of a dissertation submitted to the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, New York University, in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy The author is indebted to Dr L W Crafts, under whose direction and assistance this study was undertaken Dr L Karlin spent considerable time and effort in designing and perfecting the apparatus used m the experiment and a special note of gratitude is directed to him Part of the original idea for this experiment was worked out in collaboration with Dr M D'Amato The author is indebted to him for the initial impetus of this research