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pop psychology

noun [U] uk   us  
theories and advice about people's behaviour that are easily understood and intended to help people improve their lives: Why is it women that buy the majority of pop psychology, self-help manuals?
Translations of “pop psychology”
in Chinese (Traditional) 大眾心理學…
in Chinese (Simplified) 通俗心理学…
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