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  • Posted Advice for Future Students to IBuS 3033 spring 2014
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  • Posted Himalaya Drug Ltd. to IBuS 3033 spring 2014
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  • Posted Cockroach Village and Critters to IBuS 3033 spring 2014
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  • Posted American Business Operating in India to IBuS 3033 spring 2014
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  • Posted Taj Mahal to IBuS 3033 spring 2014
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  • Posted Gandhi's Memorial to IBuS 3033 spring 2014
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  • Posted Initial Impressions of India-Round 2 to IBuS 3033 spring 2014
    After two 8+ hour plane rides, a layover, and a bumpy bus ride we have finally arrived in India! There is so much to take in here and I don't want to miss out on any experiences. The first thing that stuck out to me that I feel is worth writing about is the exterior of the city. I can honestly say that after being here in New Delhi for 24 hours I have never seen or been to a place like it. Although some of the infrastructure is rough around the edges and the diverse architecture dramatically changes at...
  • Posted Initial Impressions of India-Round 2 to IBuS 3033 spring 2014
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  • Posted Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Part 2 to IBuS 3033 spring 2014
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  • Posted Chak De! India-Film Response to IBuS 3033 spring 2014
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  • Posted Women Take a Stand in Current Elections to IBuS 3033 spring 2014
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  • Posted Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Part 1 to IBuS 3033 spring 2014
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  • Posted Kids, Take Charge to IBuS 3033 spring 2014
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  • Posted Initial Impressions of India to IBuS 3033 spring 2014
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  • Posted The Key to Our Success-Personality! to Sections 24 and 25 SP12 PSY 1001
    Psychology has such a wide variety of topics that it covers, ranging from a biological standpoint to a social psychological standpoint. I've learned so many things that I had never even heard of before taking this course. All of the...
  • Commented on Is Chocolate a Sign of True Love?
    Very interesting blog! It is fascinating to think about the true meanings behind these symbols and how people react to them. I think that popular culture today emphasizes chocolates and flowers etc., because it is associated with feelings of love....
  • Commented on Part of the Crowd
    Well written blog. I definitely agree that when in the presence of others we become more aroused and therefore do whatever it is that we are doing in a better manner. Social facilitation is an interesting subject and I feel...
  • Commented on Freud: the Man, the Myth, the Thought Provoker
    Nice blog. Whenever I think about leading psychologists in the field, Freud is always one that comes to mind. He was very influential in his studies, and he provoked much research and interest in the unconscious mind. His beliefs with...
  • Commented on Eating Disorder Causes a High Death Rate
    Wow, such an eye-opening post. I have always known how deathly eating disorders can be, but never would have guessed that their death rates are higher than schizophrenia and depression. The different disorders affect so many people, and the biggest...
  • Commented on To believe or not believe, that is the question.
    After reading the articles in the post and within the books I am very shocked that some people still heavily rely on the polygraph tests. The fact that they are bias against the innocent astounds me, because that means that...
  • Commented on Beauty Standards around the World
    Really great topic! Beauty is such wonderful world because it describes all kinds of features. Another culturally different sign of beauty is ear gages! These interesting earrings were once an African tribal tradition, and are now becoming prevalent in some...
  • Commented on Amnesia and its life altering effects
    This is very interesting. Both types of amnesia would be awful to endure, and can affect more people then just the victim. I know that in most cases, if there is damage to the brain there is no recovery that...
  • Commented on Twilight: Of Course a Successful Love Story
    I like how this correlates the three principles to a well-known relationship. Edward and Bella definitely have the proximity and reciprocity factors, because they do everything together and feel the need to constantly satisfy each other's needs. It makes me...
  • Posted Catch Them If You Can! to Sections 24 and 25 SP12 PSY 1001
    To most people, the most absolute way to convict a criminal is by catching them in a lie with use of a Polygraph test or in more common terms a lie detector. They always seem to be one of the...
  • Commented on Help! I'm Lost in the Store!
    Really well done blog. I feel like in a lot of those situations, in moments of panic we reminisce about them differently then how they actually occurred. This reminds of what we learned in chapter 8 about flashbulb memories. When...
  • Commented on Do You Remember Last Night?
    I definitely agree that often times people lose sight of the severity of the situations they put themselves in. Sure it can seem funny when a friend gets belligerent and starts doing ridiculous things, but when they wake up in...
  • Commented on Concussions: Dazed and Confused.
    Yikes that looked extremely painful. Definitely interested in keeping up with his life after the hit and seeing how it affects him in everyday life. I've had a close friend of mine endure a multitude of concussions, and the last...
  • Commented on WASH THAT MAN RIGHT OUTTA MY HAIR
    Wow, this is very incredible that a drug used to treat blood pressure can erase memory as well. Shows yet again just how connected everything with in the human body is. It's intriguing though to know that if a horrible...
  • Commented on It's Not Always the Serial Killer's Fault
    Really astounding that repression can play such a key roll in our personality. I know that Freud can be a bit extreme with his studies and explanations, but his thoughts on repression acting upon us without us being consciously aware...
  • Commented on How Smart are Animals Really?
    Wow, it's unbelievable how early we become aware of who we are. Our conscious mind is so complex that it can reach and develop within us before we are even 2 years old! I'm fascinated by this, because it makes...
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