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The struggle to be good; early psychology cover image

The struggle to be good; early psychology

August 28, 2015 by Dorian Minors

Sigmund Freud was an unusual dude. He had some wacky ideas. But he also had some very useful ones. Prior to Freud, not very many people took the study of the mind very seriously. One of his more...

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The 'inkblot test' ain't worth your time. cover image

The 'inkblot test' ain't worth your time.

August 25, 2015 by Dorian Minors

Psychologists aren't allowed to tell you about certain things. Especially certain kinds of tests. Why? Well, it'll ruin them for you. They won't be 'valid' anymore and if you ever need or want...

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Mommy and I are one - subliminal messaging is bloody weird cover image

Mommy and I are one - subliminal messaging is bloody weird

August 13, 2015 by Dorian Minors

We're about to talk about the equivalent of a psychological ouija board; there's probably a good explanation, but it's creepy as heck. Subliminal perception refers to having a message or a stimulus...

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Why don't we know ourselves? cover image

Why don't we know ourselves?

August 12, 2015 by Dorian Minors

Consciousness is a confusing topic. Sleeping people can be 'unconscious'. So does consciousness refer to awareness? Animals are certainly awake and aware, but some would argue that they aren't...

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