Dance can be a physical expression of a person’s feelings, thoughts, and beliefs. This form of non-verbal language has the ability to cross cultures, ethnicities, and countries; and it is bridging the gap between Norwegian Ragnhild Bruland and kids in New York City. Bruland, a PhD student in Cognitive Social
Hanamkonda: The importance of psychologists has increased manifold in the country, Kakatiya University Registrar K Purushotham said. He was the chief guest at the two-day national seminar on ‘Promoting Positive Psychology Mental Health and Well-being – Challenges and Opportunities’, jointly organised by the Department of Psychology and SDLCE of Kakatiya University,
A grounded Lion Air Boeing Co. 737 Max 8 aircraft sits on the tarmac at terminal 1 of Soekarno-Hatta International Airport in Cenkareng, Indonesia, on Tuesday, March 15, 2019. Sunday’s loss of an Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737, in which 157 people died, bore similarities to the Oct. 29 crash of
Maggie Gee explores ‘the ways in which men exercise control through fear’. Photograph: Colin McPherson/Corbis via Getty Images Blood is a multilayered title in Maggie Gee’s latest novel. It’s thicker than water, binding together a violent and dysfunctional family in complicated loyalties, and it’s also splashed around with gusto in a
The latest internet meme supposedly targeting children is called the Momo challenge. It had parents very concerned, just as they were about the Blue Whale challenge before it. Parents spread the news that someone had hacked childrens’ videos on YouTube with a message from “Momo” directing the child or teen
Dr. Lloyd Hawkeye Robertson is a Registered Doctoral Psychologist with expertise in Counselling Psychology, Educational Psychology, and Human Resource Development. He earned qualifications in Social Work too. His research interests include memes as applied to self-knowledge, the evolution of religion and spirituality, the Aboriginal self’s structure, residential school syndrome, prior learning
Humans are unusual among mammal species in their strong tendency to engage in long-term sexual relationships. Most mammal dads are deadbeats — contributing their bit of sperm to the reproductive process, but having nothing to do with mom or the kids after that. Among humans, however, monogamy is the norm —
The task of the marketer has, at its deepest level, remained constant over the years. The digital revolution has brought technology to the fore, but we are ultimately in the game of communication. Successful marketers understand the motivations of their audience and know how to persuade people into taking action.