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pop psychologynoun [U]

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theories and ​advice about people's ​behaviour that are ​easilyunderstood and ​intended to ​helppeopleimprovetheirlives: Why is it that women ​buy the ​majority of ​poppsychology, ​self-helpmanuals?
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in Chinese (Simplified) 通俗心理学…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大眾心理學…
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