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If consciousness cannot be explained by algorithms, then, by default ...

If consciousness cannot be explained by algorithms, then, by default ... | Environmental Psychology | Scoop.it
tl;dr. The foundation of consciousness is having shared symbolic values. Whilst consciousness cannot be reduced to physical phenomena, this doesn't mean it doesn't arise from physical phenomena in a social setting ...
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What If a Job Could Reduce Violence?

What If a Job Could Reduce Violence? | Environmental Psychology | Scoop.it
Economic development could reduce violence in communities with gang activity through supplying choices and opportunity.
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How Corruption Kills the Promise of Social Enterprise

How Corruption Kills the Promise of Social Enterprise | Environmental Psychology | Scoop.it
Drawing on her first-hand experience of operating a social enterprise in Afghanistan, Sarah Chayes makes a forceful case for dealing with systemic corruption as a way of strengthening global security and creating a climate where the efforts of...
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7 Social Media Psychology Studies That'll Make Your Marketing Smarter

7 Social Media Psychology Studies That'll Make Your Marketing Smarter | Environmental Psychology | Scoop.it
A look at what a handful of social media psychology studies can teach us about social media behaviors, ourselves and our marketing.

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Psychological insights may help you in creating better marketing communication...

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Alcohol Use Linked To Both Lower Socioeconomic Status And Genetic ... - Medical Daily

Alcohol Use Linked To Both Lower Socioeconomic Status And Genetic ... - Medical Daily | Environmental Psychology | Scoop.it
Low socioeconomic environments trigger genetic vulnerabilities for alcohol use, while high status environments moderate this natural susceptibility.
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Teaching as Wayfinding - Hybrid Pedagogy

Teaching as Wayfinding - Hybrid Pedagogy | Environmental Psychology | Scoop.it
Students’ access to information and devices is undermining the “broadcast” model of teaching, where the teacher, and maybe a textbook, are the sole reliable sources of content creation and delivery.

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Is Charismatic Leadership Still Alive?

Is Charismatic Leadership Still Alive? | Environmental Psychology | Scoop.it
Do charismatic leaders affect their followers in a way that generates greater productivity? Is charismatic leadership dead? One can argue that charismatic leadership can produce high performance levels among followers.
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How Children Learn To Read - The New Yorker

How Children Learn To Read - The New Yorker | Environmental Psychology | Scoop.it
Why is it easy for some people to learn to read, and difficult for others?
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Using Psychology to Build Social Media Campaigns | SEJ

Using Psychology to Build Social Media Campaigns | SEJ | Environmental Psychology | Scoop.it
Your social media campaigns should be about connecting with followers – not peddling your wares.

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What Your Personality Has to Do With Your Neighborhood

What Your Personality Has to Do With Your Neighborhood | Environmental Psychology | Scoop.it
Flickr/Donna Rutherford It’s a well-worn sociological truth that the neighborhoods in which we live can have a powerful effect on our lives. But how do our neighborhoods affect our overall happiness and well being?
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The Negative Social Impact of Conspiracy Theories - New York Times

The Negative Social Impact of Conspiracy Theories - New York Times | Environmental Psychology | Scoop.it
Many conspiracy theories undermine people’s confidence in established positions on topics such as climate change and vaccination.
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Ethics in Psychology:Spiritual&Cultural Dimensions - Onislam.net

Ethics in Psychology:Spiritual&Cultural Dimensions - Onislam.net | Environmental Psychology | Scoop.it
By Dr. Nadia Naser-Najjab:Ethics and Psychology are interrelated as the latter is concerned with human behavior and the kind of conduct that grants good mental health.The relationship between Ethics a...
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What Habits Are Best for Creativity?

What Habits Are Best for Creativity? | Environmental Psychology | Scoop.it
When I tell people that I’ve been working on Better Than Before, my book about habit change, many people ask, “What habits are best for creativity? What habits help people think creatively — and also, actually produce?
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Why People Write On Bathroom Walls

Why People Write On Bathroom Walls | Environmental Psychology | Scoop.it
Flickr/Paalia “Well sung of Yore, a Bard of Wit/That some Folks read, but all Folks shit/But now the Case is alter’d quite/Since all who come to Boghouse write.” So was written on a boghouse sometime in the early 18th century—a boghouse being a...
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Stanford research: People from different cultures express sympathy differently - Stanford University News

Stanford research: People from different cultures express sympathy differently - Stanford University News | Environmental Psychology | Scoop.it
Stanford psychologist Jeanne Tsai found that Americans tend to focus on the positive in expressions of sympathy while Germans focus on the negative.
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Stanford research: Disrespect toward people based on group may cause anti ... - Stanford Report

Stanford research: Disrespect toward people based on group may cause anti ... - Stanford Report | Environmental Psychology | Scoop.it
Stanford researchers found that when people feel disrespected because of their gender or race, they are more likely to engage in anti-social behaviors like stealing and cheating.
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Open-Source Platform Brings Energy Efficiency to Affordable Housing

Open-Source Platform Brings Energy Efficiency to Affordable Housing | Environmental Psychology | Scoop.it
The Free State Energy Benchmarking Program aims to deliver significant energy-efficiency savings to affordable housing owners in seven U.S. states.
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The surprising psychology behind why some people become environmentalists - Washington Post

The surprising psychology behind why some people become environmentalists - Washington Post | Environmental Psychology | Scoop.it
A new study suggests much of it comes down to empathy.
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Integrating Ecology and Green Architecture Practices | Sustainable Cities Collective

Integrating Ecology and Green Architecture Practices | Sustainable Cities Collective | Environmental Psychology | Scoop.it
Ecologists’ interest start with an exploration of the natural world, its structure and function. Architects and landscape architects start with human needs and how constructed features can answer those needs. Of course you have these different backgrounds, and the training is so different.
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Why don't people trust science? - Ottawa Citizen

Why don't people trust science? - Ottawa Citizen | Environmental Psychology | Scoop.it
Brian Koberlein never dreamed he could get into trouble by saying the Earth goes around the sun. Then the cyber-stalking began. Koberlein, who teaches physics at Rochester Institute of Technology, ...
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Dubai Becomes First City to Fuel Municipal Vehicles on 100% Local Waste Cooking Oil

Dubai Becomes First City to Fuel Municipal Vehicles on 100% Local Waste Cooking Oil | Environmental Psychology | Scoop.it
Dubai is to become the first city in the world to formally adopt biodiesel made 100% locally from 100% waste cooking oil for use in its municipal vehicles.read more
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The social psychology of climate change

The social psychology of climate change | Environmental Psychology | Scoop.it
The European Journal of Social Psychology recently had a special issue on the social psychology of climate change, edited by Kelly Fielding, Matthew Hornsey, and Janet Swim.
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How A Position Of Power Can Change Your Voice - KPBS

How A Position Of Power Can Change Your Voice - KPBS | Environmental Psychology | Scoop.it
Once you become the boss, it's likely that you'll start to speak quite differently. The pitch, resonance and intensity of your speech change in ways that listeners can detect as signs of power.
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10 Point Plan from Social Psychology to Build Confidence and Boost Low Self Esteem

10 Point Plan from Social Psychology to Build Confidence and Boost Low Self Esteem | Environmental Psychology | Scoop.it
In my earlier post I introduced the idea of 'Treating Low Self Confidence and Low Self Esteem as ‘Self Prejudice’' and coined the term 'auto-prejudice'. This is a form of an ongoing negative auto-b...

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It isn't possible to boost confidence and self-esteem by doing nothing! Ideas for what you could do here

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Consumer Behavior Drives Black Friday and Cyber Monday

Consumer Behavior Drives Black Friday and Cyber Monday | Environmental Psychology | Scoop.it
Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales results point to consumers consuming better but is it enough to prevent irreversible climate change and mass extinction?
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Early Puberty May Put Teens at Risk for Depression - PsychCentral.com

Early Puberty May Put Teens at Risk for Depression - PsychCentral.com | Environmental Psychology | Scoop.it
New research suggests kids who enter puberty ahead of their peers are at heightened risk of depression.
Both genders are at risk, although depression typically develops differently in girls than in boys, said University of Illinois researchers.
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