Table of Contents for House and Psychology : Humanity Is Overrated


Acknowledgments ix
Introduction: An Ailment-Free Primer 1(4)
PART ONE The Good: Unlimited Vicodin
5(128)
1 In the Patient's Best Interests? Perspectives on Why We Help Others
7(13)
Ted Cascio
2 Authenticity in the House: Will the Real House Please Stand Up?
20(17)
Brian M. Goldman
Samuel J. Maddox
3 The Creative Side of House: It's the Last Muse on the Right
37(19)
Lile Jia
Edward R. Hirt
4 Love, Liking, and Lupus: House and Relationships
56(21)
Lindsey M. Rodriguez
C. Raymond Knee
5 House and Happiness: A Differential Diagnosis
77(18)
Nancy L. Sin
Katherine M. Jacobs
Sonja Lyubomirsky
6 Not Even Gregory House Is an Island: The Role of Social Support in House
95(19)
Megan L. Knowles
7 The Psychology of Humor in House
114(19)
Arnie Cann
Adam T. Cann
PART TWO The Bad: Psychological Malpractice
133(86)
8 House and Narcissism: Why Are Flawed Heroes Simply Irresistible?
135(17)
Mark Alicke
9 Everybody Lies
152(17)
Bella DePaulo
10 "An Addict Is an Addict Is an...": Defining Addiction
169(20)
Haran Sivapalan
11 Rebellion at Princeton-Plainsboro: House and Conformity
189(19)
Jolanda Jetten
Fiona Kate Barlow
12 Values Matter: Casting the House Characters onto the Interpersonal Circumplex
208(11)
Delroy L. Paulhus
Miranda L. Abild
PART THREE The Ugly: "Is That My EKG?"
219(68)
13 Power in the House: Does Gregory House's Authority over Others Affect His Own Behavior?
221(15)
Joris Lammers
Anne Gast
14 House on the Brain
236(17)
Antoinette Miller
15 A Hospital Full of People but Only Five Personality Dimensions: The Big Five Personality Factors
253(16)
Peter J. Rentfrow
Jennifer A. McDonald
16 "You Are Not as Special as You Think": The Political Psychology of House, M.D.
269(18)
Jesse Wynhausen
John T. Jost
Gregory L. Murphy
PART FOUR The Awe-Inspiring: House Rocks!
287(18)
17 House and the Hero's Journey
289(16)
Leonard L. Martin
Matthew Sanders
Contributors: The PhDs of Princeton-Plainsboro 305(8)
Index 313