What is group polarization? Group polarization is an interesting phenomenon whereby the decisions and opinions of people become more extreme when they are in a group setting, but in order to fully understand the phenomenon, it helps to study a group polarization example. Where did the study of group polarization first originate? Group polarization as […]
Narcissists can be very intense in the early stages of a relationship. They bombard you with love and attention and place you on a pedestal, literally sweeping you off your feet.
But unfortunately this person is very often not what they appear to be and before long their true colors begin to shine.
Honesty might be a virtue, but most of us are guilty of telling lies from time to time. There are kinds of lie: from the little white lie we tell our best friend to spare her feelings when she has had a dodgy new haircut, to the massive whopper we tell our boss when we […]
What is social facilitation and what are some good social facilitation examples? Social facilitation is the tendency for people to perform much better when under the gaze of an audience. This is known as the “audience effect”. The same effect is observed when a simple task is performed in the company of others: this is […]
Dealing with a passive aggressive man in a relationship is fraught with problems. Their behavior is usually characterized by a fear of intimacy, emotional unavailability, and a tendency to blow hot and cold more times than the weather. So if this sounds like many of your relationships, you need to learn how to recognize passive […]
Jean Piaget was a highly influential Swiss biologist and psychologist who developed a controversial model of child development and learning—Jean Piaget Theory of Play—based on careful observations of his own three children. Today, although his theories are much expounded, they are also heavily criticized, and despite the fact that he undoubtedly made a massive contribution […]
Sexual repression is a state whereby a person in unable to express their natural sexuality for a variety of reasons including religion.
It is a term that was first introduced by the renowned Austrian neurologist and psychoanalyst, Sigmund Freud, and since then, sexual repression has been blamed for a wide range of ills in modern society.
Falling in love is the easiest thing in world but, sadly, healing a broken heart and moving on from a failed relationship is often considerably more difficult. We have all been there. When a relationship ends, it can be incredibly difficult to get over the pain and rejection. It is essentially a grieving process: not […]
To find a sexual prowess definition, you would have to look through a variety of different sources as no two definitions would be the same. For example, the Urban Dictionary defines sexual prowess as “being damn good at what you do and able to do it for a long time”, but put in less crude […]