Posts filed under: Psychology

readings for 24 february 2015 #PsychScience #psychology

  Here’s what I am reading today: the LOVE hormone! “Oxytocin, sometimes referred to as the ‘love’ or ‘cuddle’ hormone, has a legendary status in popular culture due to its vital role in social and sexual behaviour and long-term bonding.” […]

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readings in psychology for 9 February 2015 #PsychScience #psychology

Here is what we are reading today:   Playing with foxes! “If you happen to be visiting the Miyagi Prefecture of Japan and you love foxes you are in luck. There is a sanctuary full of free-roaming and surprisingly friendly […]

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readings for 26 january 2015 #PsychScience #psychology

Here’s what we are reading today: When are superstitions used? “Performance goals are when people try to be judged as successful by other people. “For example, if I’m a musician, I want people to applaud after I play. Or if […]

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readings in psychology for 19 january 2015 #PsychScience #psychology

Here is what we are reading today: taste shapes who we are “I took my son Matthew to visit Ed Currie, a South Carolina pepper grower who now holds the Guinness Book of World Records title for hottest chili in […]

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readings in psychology for 12 january 2014 #PsychScience #psychology

Here’s what we are reading today: networks of the brain and gender identity “Our sense of belonging to the male or female gender is an inherent component of the human identity perception. As a general rule, gender identity and physical […]

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