Social Dominance Orientation and Right-wing Authoritarian personalities need to be understood in order to analyze today's politics. This hub lets you take a SDO quiz and discusses the SDO phenomenon.
The Sweaty T-Shirt Experiment would seem to suggest that our nose plays a bigger part in who we are sexually attracted to than any other factor. Read on, and find out how and why . . .
Multicultural psychology is a division of psychology that makes a focused effort to understand people and behavior by looking at and comparing individuals from different cultures. Even though multicultural psychology can be an exciting area of study it is also one that presents psychologists with...
Dispelling the common misconceptions about how hypnosis works. What is hypnosis really? How does the power of suggestion really work?
How important is the name you give your child? Research shows that names can be very important! A name can influence how others view you, how you react and can even be a factor in success in your career.
Twins separated at birth has led to large volumes of psychology research to answer the question of nature vs. nurture. Epigenetics is a new area of research that has resulted from the study of DNA.
People are inherently social and social psychology attempts to explain why they do the things they do, act the way they act, and think the way they think. In this paper social psychology will be defined, the four key characteristics of social psychology (broad scope, cultural mandate, scientific...
The MBTI has always fascinated me because it is 1) pretty accurate and 2) very informative about who we think we are and how those perceptions of ourselves interact with others and their perceptions.
Exploring the implications of brain damage as started by the case of Phineas Gage. What did his case mean to psychology? How can we use the information from his case today in diagnosis?
Quotes can provide insight into understanding yourself and the world around you. In this article, you will find quotes from positive psychology experts, well known psychologists and other influential people from around the world.