08
JAN
2018

The Psychology of Nightmares

A nightmare is surrounded by hidden dream meanings that cause strong, negative feelings and responses. Typically, nightmares instantly bring a feeling of fear because of the danger and discomfort that it brings to the dreamer. Certain dream symbols direct people to see and associate n
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18
DEC
2017

Review of Book The Paradox of Choice, Barry Schwartz

The Problem of Excessive Choices in Modern Western Affluent Society The book The Paradox of Choice by Barry Schwartz examines why with so many choices there is so much angst and depression amid a higher standard of living than most of the world’s people. In writing The Paradox o
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08
NOV
2017
money worries

3 Ways to Solve Money Worries

How to Stop Financial Stress From Creating More Debt Problems Research shows that money worries can actually increase your spending habits! Here’s how to cope with financial stress and reduce your debt problems. Solving your money problems will decrease stress and anxiety, which
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12
OCT
2017
Rejected

Rejected People May Behave Hurtfully to Others

People who are hurt by rejection may respond by behaving aggressively toward other individuals as a response to the betrayal they feel they experienced. People who have been hurt are more likely to turn around and hurt other people. People who feel that they have been rejected sociall
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24
SEP
2017
People's Emails Reveal Personality Clues

Forget Myers-Briggs – People’s Emails Reveal Personality Clues!

The Center for Internet Behavior has found that email-writing habits — use of emoticons, fonts, color etc. — reveal more about people than they may realize. Quick – check your outbox! Are your emails salted with smiley faces? Do you use a lot of netspeak shorthand? D
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08
JUL
2017
The Psychology of People Hurting Animals

The Psychology of People Hurting Animals

What Early Violent Behavior Towards Animals May Indicate Miami’s teenage serial cat killer exhibits the same early behaviors as Jeffrey Dahmer, Albert DeSalvo and others who went on to commit crimes of serial murder and rape. Tyler Hayes Weinman, 18, was charged in a Miami court
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28
APR
2017
how-to-tell-someone-is-lying

How to Tell if Someone is Lying

Interpreting Body Language and Nonverbal Cues That Signal a Lie Most people feel uncomfortable lying. Body language can show the stress of concocting a “story” and clue the listener in to a lie. Some people are very perceptive and can spot a liar almost instinctively. Ther
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09
APR
2017

Poker Psychology

One of the reasons that poker is such a popular game is that it takes equal parts skill, strategy, and luck to succeed. Understanding human psychology plays a major role with both skill and strategy when playing poker, as you not only have to be familiar with basic human reactions and
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