Exploring what beliefs are, their formation, the evolutionary purpose of beliefs, and how they are influenced by emotions and motivated reasoning.
Ever have deja vu and think you just saw the future? Or perhaps you think it was a memory from a past life? Or maybe you're more scientifically inclined to other theories? In this article I will discuss what deja vu is, some triggers, and 3 scientific theories as to the cause of this weird...
Exploring four theories of emotion - Ekman's basic emotions, social constructivism, emotional dimensions, and Lazarus' cognitive appraisal theory.
How Does Anxiety Affect Our Beliefs? - Exploring the affect infusion model, motivated reasoning, repression, and cognitive dissonance.
Are all of your thoughts, fears, and desires really your own? How easily can you be conditioned and controlled without your conscious mind's awareness?
Cognitive Psychology Final Exam Study Guide
Cognitive Dissonance is a term social psychologist use to describe the emotional response patients suffer when confronted with information that does not agree with their world view or normal paradigm.
An exploration of concepts and theories on the popular phenomenon of déjà vu.
Cognitive Development throughout the Lifetime: Age Differences in Memory-Memory gets us far in life. Take care of your memory before it is too late! Work on your memory as part of your daily routine.
The humanism approach and the behaviorist approach to educating adult learners are different from one another. Both camps are interested in teaching adult learners. Utilizing both methods in a classro