Psychology & Philosophy
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Where does prejudice come from?
The Visual CV: in a career spanning half a century, Sir Tom Courtenay has gone from a new-wave warrior to a grand old man, via a fool or two (usually called Norman).
by David Johnson
The human brain is a pretty amazing for a wet, grey sponge. It has all the tools to predict what’s going to happen in the future, as well as generating completely fictional worlds.
In every romantic comedy, it all starts with a lie: a little lie that leads to zany antics, which in turn lead to more elaborate lies, which in turn lead to madcap misunderstandings, which in turn lead to love.
Five Lessons About How To Treat People -- Author Unknown
The instructor strode into the classroom empty handed.
For retailers, shopping is the art of persuasion. Though there are many factors that influence how and what consumers buy. However, a great deal is decided by visual cues, the strongest and most persuasive being color.
The human mind is a wonderful thing. Cognition, the act or process of thinking, enables us to process vast amounts of information quickly.
The first virtue is curiosity.
The end of 2010 fast approaches, and I'm thrilled to have been asked by the editors of Psychology Today to write about the Top 10 psychology studies of the year. I've focused on studies that I personally feel stand out, not only as examples of great science, but even more importantly, as examples of how the science of psychology can improve our lives.
Interesting Info -> Lying Index -> How to Detect Lies
We get it. Guys are tough to figure out: There's like 24 possible combinations that you can make with 1) beer 2) food 3) sex and 4) sports.
Get anyone to like you - Instantly - Guaranteed If you want people to like you, make them feel good about themselves.
Do you have some personality trait, quirk or habit that you would like to change but have yet to succeed?