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How Superstitions Really Work

How Superstitions Really Work | Philosophy, Psychology, Art, Communication, Language | Scoop.it
How superstitions maximize our confidence and thus our persistence.
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The Real Neuroscience of Creativity

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'The latest findings from the real neuroscience of creativity suggest that the right brain/left brain distinction is not the right one when it comes to understanding how creativity is implemented in the brain.


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Penn biologists show that generosity leads to evolutionary success

Penn biologists show that generosity leads to evolutionary success | Philosophy, Psychology, Art, Communication, Language | Scoop.it
With new insights into the classical game theory match-up known as the Prisoner's Dilemma, University of Pennsylvania biologists offer a mathematically based explanation for why cooperation and
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Cognitive Biases: Why We Make Irrational Decisions

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Explore some classic biases in everyday thinking—and how to avoid them.
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E pluribus unum (oops!) forces retraction of social justice article

E pluribus unum (oops!) forces retraction of social justice article | Philosophy, Psychology, Art, Communication, Language | Scoop.it
Irony alert: If you're going to publish a paper on the importance of hearing from many voice in a debate, better make sure every voice is heard. Here's a case where some got muted. Third World Quar...
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5 Lesser-Known Tips for a Positive Relationship

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Learn about relationships from the best positive psychology movie of 2013.
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10 Ways to Make Difficult Conversations Easier

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Have a successful conversation about a difficult topic.
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Martial Arts and the Autism Spectrum

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Patterning in martial arts may help reduce stereotypic activity in autism.
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3 Ways to Give Yourself a Psychological Checkup

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Try these DIY ideas for checking your psychological habits.
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We 'must' ourselves to death - MiamiHerald.com

We 'must' ourselves to death - MiamiHerald.com | Philosophy, Psychology, Art, Communication, Language | Scoop.it
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Albert Ellis, a famous psychotherapist, used to say that people often engage in “musturbation:” I must do this, I must do that, I must, I must.
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The Psychology of Seth Godin’s The Icarus Decep...

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True thought leader books are captivating because they 'get' how readers' minds work and how their hearts ache.
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Mistakes were made on purpose: Brent Knopf at TEDxSacramento

Brent Knopf is the founder of indie-rock band Ramona Falls http://www.ramonafalls.com. Born and raised in Portland, Oregon, as a child, Brent Knopf dreamed o...

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Ucka Ludovic Ilolo's curator insight, August 14, 2013 7:27 PM

"when you do a mistake, it might be the most brillant thing you will do "

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PsyBlog's 10 Most Popular Psychological Insights From 2012

PsyBlog's 10 Most Popular Psychological Insights From 2012 | Philosophy, Psychology, Art, Communication, Language | Scoop.it
How the mind works, the dark side of creativity and how to be a great leader: these and more...
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Germany is the first European country to recognize a third gender

Germany is the first European country to recognize a third gender | Philosophy, Psychology, Art, Communication, Language | Scoop.it
Starting this November, German parents will be able to select male, female, or “indeterminate” when filling out their newborn’s birth certificate.
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Q&A with MIT philosopher Sally Haslanger - MIT News Office

Q&A with MIT philosopher Sally Haslanger - MIT News Office | Philosophy, Psychology, Art, Communication, Language | Scoop.it
What is ‘natural’ and what is ‘social’?
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The Case Against Competition

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This is very interesting and worth thinking about:

 

Competition or Cooperation. Both? 

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Ten Keys to Handling Unreasonable & Difficult People

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10 Strategies for Handling Aggressive or Problem Personalities
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The Science of Intimate Relationships

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Answering the big questions about relationships
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7 Psychology Experts Reveal Their Own Cognitive Distortions

7 Psychology Experts Reveal Their Own Cognitive Distortions | Philosophy, Psychology, Art, Communication, Language | Scoop.it
Examples of how to become mindful of your cognitive distortions and autocorrect.
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