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Psychology

Redefining the Role of Mother in Child Development

November 7, 2020

Historically, the place of the mother in psychology was regarded negatively, reducing her to a source of sustenance. However, things changed when Harry Harlow discovered a curious fact regarding the role of the mother in the life of monkeys. […]

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Psychology

Social Anxiety: What Would People Think?

November 5, 2020

People often think social anxiety is a negative thing because it is a kind of anxiety. While this anxiety help some people to become successful, others run away from social situations and end up creating more anxiety in their lives. […]

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Psychology

Social Image and Its Importance in Society

November 5, 2020

One’s social image is how other people view them. Many decisions are made to make one look better in other people’s eyes. It is now trendy to live absolutely regardless of what other people think, but it may not be evolutionarily efficient. […]

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Psychology

The Role of Authority in Shaping Human Behaviors

October 29, 2020

The violence and brutal behaviors associated with WWII raised serious questions about the roots of human actions. Psychologists wanted to see if humans displayed acts of violence because they had mental problems, or if there were other factors at play. […]

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Psychology

Conformity and its Experimental Background

October 28, 2020

The 20th century was marked with significant shifts in the focus of psychological studies. While psychologists were fascinated by the influence of the unconscious mind and the stimuli on human behaviors, the events of the Second World War created a major turn in their studies. […]

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Psychology

Mating through Evolution: How Men and Women Choose Partners

October 27, 2020

Changes in mating through evolution have resulted in the current preferences of choosing partners. Genes of more careful women and less choosey men survived as they were more successful in reproduction. Does this mean everything refers to reproduction chances? […]

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Psychology

Why is Casual Sex More Common in Men than Women?

October 27, 2020

People think that men are more into casual sex than women, and they are very right. Studies show that the difference between men and women in this area is significant, and the reason roots deep in evolution. Perhaps, to some million years ago. […]

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