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  • Commented on Defense Mechanisms: Human Response to Anxiety
    http://psychology.about.com/od/theoriesofpersonality/ss/defensemech.htm...
  • Commented on Phobias: Irrational Fears or Evolutionary Memories?
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  • Commented on Cultural Differences in Emotional Expression
    Links should be posted on all of these besides the 5 Years From Now post....
  • Posted 5 Years from Now... to Blog
    Although Psychology 1001 has caused a lot of stress in my life, learning about the causes and effects of stress has helped my to alleviate it. Knowing why I feel the things I feel helps me to calm myself. This...
  • Posted Defense Mechanisms: Human Response to Anxiety to Blog
    We all have ego's. Maybe not the ego we normally refer to which is the part of us that protects our personal reputation, but the psyches executive and principle decision maker. When a person is in a stressful situation where...
  • Posted Cultural Differences in Emotional Expression to Blog
    November 6, 2011. Writing #4 You may think that certain cultures are more emotional than others, and that may be the case, but we are more outwardly different than each other than we are inwardly different. This is because each...
  • Posted Phobias: Irrational Fears or Evolutionary Memories? to Blog
    A phobia is an extreme or irrational fear towards something. For example, people are known to have phobias of inanimate objects, such as pickles. Certain phobias, like the one I just mentioned, are completely irrational (unless someone is deathly...
  • Posted Flashes of Light When Blind to Section 04 and 05 F11 PSY 1001
    http://www.snopes.com/science/atombomb.asp According to the website above, on July 16th, 1945 an atomic bomb went off at a testing site in Socorro, New Mexico. About 50 miles away from the testing site, eighteen-year-old Georgia Green was riding in the car on...
  • Posted Smartphones: An Addiction or Love? to Section 04 and 05 F11 PSY 1001
    My parent's generation is very critical of today's youth and our attachment to our "devices", more specifically our Smartphones. High school's now have rules in their handbook about the use of cell phones during the school day, something that...
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