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Does Winning Mean Everything?

Does Winning Mean Everything? | Psychology, Sociology & Neuroscience | Scoop.it
Maybe winning isn't always necessary. Plus musings on when to quit, cheating to win, the cost of victory, and more.
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Jesse Bogner Talking To Teens in Israel about Substance Abuse
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Author of The Egotist Jesse Bogner tells teens in Israel about all his substance abuse issues that started when he was 13. He talks about how his parents' divorce impacted him and constantly feeling anxiety, even though he was surrounded by people who loved him. Toward the end he talks about Johann Hari's book Chasing The Scream and how true it is that all these issues stem from a lack of connection. If we fix our environment Jesse explains, there wouldn't be any addicts.
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In Praise of Hugs

We live in a culture which, while it pays lipservice to hugging, doesn't quite appreciate its true significance and poignancy. If you like our films take
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A Circle of Gifts

A Circle of Gifts | Psychology, Sociology & Neuroscience | Scoop.it
Wherever I go and ask people what is missing from their lives, the most common answer (if they are not impoverished or seriously ill) is "community." What happened to community, and why don't we have it any more? There are many reasons – the layout of suburbia, the disappearance of public space, the automobile and the television, the high mobility of people and jobs – and, if you trace the "why's" a few levels down, they all implicate the money system.
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Loneliness Is a Warning Sign to Be Social - Facts So Romantic - Nautilus

Loneliness Is a Warning Sign to Be Social - Facts So Romantic - Nautilus | Psychology, Sociology & Neuroscience | Scoop.it
In 2002, a group of adults aged 50 and over answered a series of questions about their physical and mental health. A subset of the…
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'A crisis of masculinity': men are struggling to cope with life

'A crisis of masculinity': men are struggling to cope with life | Psychology, Sociology & Neuroscience | Scoop.it
A report by the mental health charity CALM has found that men are struggling
to cope with the pressures and expectations of their personal and
professional lives
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Us and Them

Us and Them | Psychology, Sociology & Neuroscience | Scoop.it
The book Us and Them: The Science of Identity, David Berreby is published by University of Chicago Press.
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Objectification, Self-Objectification, and Societal Change | Zurbriggen | Journal of Social and Political Psychology

Objectification, Self-Objectification, and Societal Change | Zurbriggen | Journal of Social and Political Psychology | Psychology, Sociology & Neuroscience | Scoop.it
Objectification, Self-Objectification, and Societal Change
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Why Is Marijuana Banned? The Real Reasons Are Worse Than You Think

Why Is Marijuana Banned? The Real Reasons Are Worse Than You Think | Psychology, Sociology & Neuroscience | Scoop.it
By Johann Hari

Across the world, more and more people are asking: Why is marijuana banned? Why are people still sent t
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Whatever you think, you don’t necessarily know your own mind – Keith Frankish | Aeon Ideas

Do you think racial stereotypes are false? Are you sure? I’m not asking if you’re sure whether or not the stereotypes are false, but if you’re sure whether or not you think that they are. That might seem like a strange question. We all know wha
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We Are The Generation Who Doesn't Want Relationships

We Are The Generation Who Doesn't Want Relationships | Psychology, Sociology & Neuroscience | Scoop.it
We want a second coffee cup in our Instagrams of lazy Saturday mornings, another pair of shoes in our artsy pictures of our feet. We want a Faceboo
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Are We Who We Think We Are?

Are We Who We Think We Are? | Psychology, Sociology & Neuroscience | Scoop.it
"I am who I think you think I am." - Charles Horton Cooley
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How Romanticism Ruined Love

The set of ideas we can call Romanticism is responsible for making our relationships extremely difficult. We shouldn’t give up on love; we should jus
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Why You're So Afraid of Change (and What You Can Do About It)

Why You're So Afraid of Change (and What You Can Do About It) | Psychology, Sociology & Neuroscience | Scoop.it
Change freaks us out—probably even more than public speaking, but it's the sort of amorphous issue that we don't think about because it manifests itself subtly in so many ways. Whether a relationship starts or ends, you're moving, you've got a new job, or you've lost someone you love, change—whether it's good or bad—causes stress. Here's how it works and how to handle it without losing your mind.
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Can Reading Make You Happier?

Can Reading Make You Happier? | Psychology, Sociology & Neuroscience | Scoop.it
Ceridwen Dovey on how bibliotherapists Ella Berthoud and Susan Elderkin prescribe fiction for healing and self-exploration.
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The professor who thinks video games will be the downfall of men | Pete Etchells

The professor who thinks video games will be the downfall of men | Pete Etchells | Psychology, Sociology & Neuroscience | Scoop.it
Pete Etchells: Philip Zimbardo is worried that playing video games too much, or watching too much porn, is crippling masculinity. But the evidence just doesn’t back up these sorts of claims
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The Hive Hypothesis

The Hive Hypothesis | Psychology, Sociology & Neuroscience | Scoop.it
A core concept in our culture is that we are individuals in competition with other individuals. Like chimpanzees roaming th
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Animal Farm - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Animal Farm

Animal Farm is an allegorical and dystopian novella by George Orwell, first published in England on 17 August 1945. According to Orwell, the book reflects events leading up to the Russian Revolution of 1917 and then on into the Stalinist era of the Soviet Union.

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Alienation Is Killing Americans and Japanese - Facts So Romantic - Nautilus

Alienation Is Killing Americans and Japanese - Facts So Romantic - Nautilus | Psychology, Sociology & Neuroscience | Scoop.it
The stories have become all too familiar in Japan, though people often do their best to ignore them. An elderly or middle-aged person,…
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​Three Concepts You Need to Grasp if You Want to Know Whether to Legalize Drugs (Yes, Even Heroin) | VICE | United States

Prohibition creates a vast investment bank for crimes like kidnapping.
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Val Burns: It's not easy being human but friends help – so don't neglect them

Val Burns: It's not easy being human but friends help – so don't neglect them | Psychology, Sociology & Neuroscience | Scoop.it
Mental Health Awareness Week, which ends today, has seen the publication of a new Mental Health Foundation report on the importance of healthy…
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Is Your Red The Same as My Red?

Subscribe to Vsauce: http://bit.ly/POIaN7 Follow Michael Stevens: http://www.twitter.com/tweetsauce http://facebook.com/VsauceGaming All music by Jak
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