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Name: Ulas  Basar  Gezgin
Institution: Middle East Technical University
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State and/or Country: Turkey   
Linguistic Field(s): Cognitive Science
Selected Publications: Batur, S., Aslıturk, E. & Gezgin, U. B., (2005, July). “Present Bases and Future of a Critical Psychology in Turkey.” Paper presented at the 2nd International Conference on Critical Psychology. Durban, South Africa.

Gezgin, U. B. (2004, September). “The Pragmatics of Cartoons: The Interaction of Bystander Humorosity vs. Agent-Patient Humorosity.” Paper presented at the 2nd Postgraduate Conference in Linguistics and Language Teaching. METU.

Gezgin, U. B. (2004, September). “The Theories of Conflict Resolution from the Perspective of the Computational Approaches, and Computer Methods as the Solution for Social Conflicts of our Era.” Poster presented at the XIIIth Congress of Psychology. Bilgi University.

Gezgin, U. B. (2004, September). “The Comparison of Thai and Turkish Languages from the Psycholinguistic Point of View: Language as the Mirror of Cognitive Structures.” Poster presented at the XIIIth Congress of Psychology. Bilgi University.

Gezgin, U. B. (2002, April). “Economic Crisis as Trauma and Psychotherapy as the Guardian of Status Quo”. Lecture presented at the XVIth European Psychology Students Conference. Avanos.

Gezgin, U. B. (2001, May). “The (Im)possibility of Psychotherapist Computer Programs.” Paper presented at the Conference on Education in the Light of Information Technologies. METU.

Research Reports
Gezgin, U. B. (2005). “The Turkish Currency Reform”: Naïve Inflation, Endowment Effect, Anchoring and the Money Illusion.

Gezgin, U. B. (2005). Artificial Intelligence and Law.

Gezgin, U. B. (2005). On Barnum Effect.
Gezgin, U. B. (2004). On Flanagan’s ideas on dreams and ahead.

Gezgin, U. B. (2003). On ‘Rethinking Language’.

Gezgin, U. B. (2002). Economic Crisis as Trauma and Psychotherapy as the Guardian of Status Quo.

Gezgin, U. B. (2002). The Historical Dialectics of Dreams.

Gezgin, U. B. (2002). Europe and the Theory of Emancipation.

Gezgin, U. B. (2001). Towards a Developmental Economic Psychology: A Review of the Literature.

Gezgin, U. B., Saribay, S. A. ve Turktan, S. (2001). Driving Home After the Movies: The Effect of Priming on Aggressive Behavior Tendencies upon Frustration in an Imaginary Traffic Situation.
Courses Taught: Introduction to Anthropology
Introduction to Psychology
The Psychology of Judgment and Decision Making
Discourse Analysis
Theories of Personality
Dissertation Abstract: Relationship of Bodily Communication with Cognitive and Personality Variables
Academic Paper Abstract: The Pragmatics Of Cartoons: The interaction of bystander humorosity vs. agent-patient humorosity

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