Solomon Asch, an American psychologist, conducted what is now considered a classic experiment in social psychology about conformity. Asch told the participants that the purpose of the experiment was to test one’s visual abilities. The real purpose was to test levels of...Read More
Anorexia Nervosa is one of the deadliest psychological disorders. Without treatment, one in five sufferers will die. Ninety percent of anorexics are female, mostly in their teens. In countries with high economic status, approximately one out of every 100 adolescent girls has...Read More
Pornography addiction. Is it a serious concern? When healthy men in their 20′s describe their inability to perform as ‘normal,’ I think it’s safe to say that porn is a problem. Both men and women are victims of the hyper-sexualized culture porn presents....Read More
What do women want? Has women’s liberation even begun? Is feminism helping or hindering women? All of these important questions deserve answers. That’s where Danielle Crittenden, an author and journalist, Germaine Greer, an academic, and Meg Jay, a clinical psychologist,...Read More
Simply put, yes. The average attention span is five minutes. Ten years ago, it used to be 12 minutes. How can our attention span be less than half of what it used to be? What’s changed? The answer is… the internet. The internet is ever present in our society. Nowadays, you...Read More
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