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Julia Manor

  • Commented on Monkey See, Monkey Do
    Has there been any success in teaching chimpanzees more intricate forms of language (sign or keyboards)? Can other animals engage in social interactions with humans? For example, can a dog make requests?...
  • Commented on Are You Smarter Than Your Younger Brother or Sister?
    Where did you get this information? Cite sources and include links....
  • Commented on Eternal Sunshine of the Uneraseable Mind
    Links to outside reading? Good description of real memory storage....
  • Commented on Understanding.... what you're reading.
    Your link is not clickable. How does the content of your blog relate to each other? What does the link have to do with the rest?...
  • Commented on Upside Down Obama
    What are your thoughts about how this connects outside of class? What are some examples? Outside readings?...
  • Commented on Snape, Snape, Severus Snape...
    I like your analysis of personality here....
  • Commented on So, I just did some reading about Determinism.
    How does this connect to the topics we've been discussing in class?...
  • Commented on False Stimulation
    Good application of classical conditioning....
  • Commented on Stages of Development: A New Way of Thinking
    Can development both consist of stages and continuity? Are some aspects more continuous and some more distinct?...
  • Commented on Life is Short, Stay Awake for it
    Your link is not clickable! Sweet dreams... :)...
  • Commented on Beauty and the Beast?!
    Good application of the rules of attraction....
  • Commented on The Different Systems of Memory
    I think the problem is that in most of the degenerative diseases that the neurons are dying off which means you can't maintain the pathway. You might however be able to create a new alternate pathway....
  • Commented on The Science of Arousal
    Do you really think the purpose of the second is desire for a "perfect" nose? It seems more likely that it was intended for humor... I could be wrong though......
  • Commented on Looking Forward: The Principles of Attraction
    Interesting to think about how the importance of each characteristic might change over time... I think proximity is really essential in childhood and likely becomes less so with age (although still important). Certainly dating websites have also not used proximity...
  • Commented on Phineas Gage: A Tragic Story
    Many people used to be "treated" for psychological disorders by having frontal lobotomies. These essentially removed their frontal lobe or cut the connections to the frontal lobe. This essentially produced a bunch of people like Gage....
  • Commented on Parenting Styles and How Parents Should Be
    It appears your link is not clickable. Good description of your own personal experiences with this....
  • Commented on What are the real effects of alcohol?
    Article links are missing... Do you think that alcohol should be legal based on the risks?...
  • Commented on Beauty Throughout the Ages
    Do you think it is just related to societal factors or are there other psychological issues going on? Why isn't everyone anorexic?...
  • Commented on Finding my inner Zen
    This is a particularly useful thing to understand for college students....
  • Commented on Psych 1001 Words of Wisdom
    Sounds like you learned a lot!...
  • Commented on Feeling Groggy?
    Do you feel everyone needs the same amount of sleep?...
  • Commented on Why Do I Do What I Do?
    Good examples of learning theory in action....
  • Commented on Things are never as simple as they seem
    Sounds like they were making the fundamental attribution error!...
  • Commented on Becoming a Parent
    Good luck to you... just remember that if you show them love and a little discipline, for the most part they turn out fine....
  • Commented on Separated at Birth.
    Although certainly unethical, we were able to learn a lot of information from these twins....
  • Commented on Our Selective Memory
    Why is filtering information useful for memory? Is there really a limit to our memory?...
  • Commented on Pavlov: Conditioning for the Ages
    What would be some specific examples of how you will use it? Do you think it changes behavior more than operant conditioning?...
  • Commented on Disney in Love
    Good connections to Disney movies (could pick one to describe in more detail). These principles are everywhere....
  • Commented on Proximity is the most significant!
    Tell us what the article you linked is... So do you think you will continue your relationship?...
  • Commented on There's no place like a home
    It is true that it is a problem that is often ignored. Have you read the Soloist? You might enjoy it......
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