Why there are cities
By: Paul Bryant
The city of Detroit has long been known for its massive automobile industry. Detroit known as "The Motor City" is home to the Big Three automobile companies namely, General Motors, Ford and Chrysler. This has resulted in a large sector of the labor force being...
How attachment theory works
By: Emma Jean
“Attachment” is a term used to describe a child’s natural tendency to prefer a single caregiver (in most cases his mother) over others, to feel secure in her presence, and to use her presence as a base in which to explore the world...
By: Lokemun Magar
The first tip to overcoming math anxiety is to realise that we are not born with math anxiety, but that it has built up through time. In other words, there are ways to overcoming math anxiety and succeed in passing Mathematics. Before we look into...
By: Emma Jean
There are two main classifications in regards to identifying the origin of behaviors, 1) “innate” behavior, and 2) “learned” behavior. Innate behaviors are those behaviors that do not need to be taught in order for them to exist in an infant’s or...
What is development anthropology?
By: Daniel Khalil
Development anthropology is a branch of anthropology that refers to the study of developing nations and the economic, social, and political issues that come up within them. Development anthropologists tend to stress the importance of listening to locals, rather than making broad generalizations that can...
By: Daniel Khalil
Political anthropology is the study of politics all the way from a stateless society to complex bureaucracies. It is a very similar discipline to Political sociology, but differentiated in terms of what relations they study. Political anthropology studies the politics associated with human society, usually...
What is passive-aggression?
By: Mellissa Withers
Passive-aggressive personalities are people that pretend to comply with the rules, desires or needs of others, but passively resist in the same breath with their actions. In the process, the person becomes increasingly hostile and angry when you react to their actions especially if you...
By: Grace Angel
There are various different successful types of behavior modification techniques an individual can use to overcome addiction. Behavior modification is anticipating the thoughts that person is going to have and teaching them how to handle those thoughts in a more constructive and positive fashion. A...
By: Bob Trowbridge
Abnormal psychology is a measure of functionality. If one is able to function in society, hold down a job and have at least minimal social skills, they are considered to be within the normal range. One can be quite eccentric and still be functional and...
By: Emma Jean
There are a variety of methods used when studying child development, these are: experimental, correlational, naturalistic observation, surveys, and case studies. The most notable and often used by psychologists and scientists is that of the experimental method, as due to the controlled environment, the outcome...

 

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