By: Emma Jean
The study of the similarities, commonalities, and differences in behavior across various species of animals is known as comparative psychology. This field of study has given rise to revelatory insights into human behavior and development. Studying animal behavior and applying the knowledge gained from such...
How personality develops: Different theories
By: Severio Costello
Genetic and Environmental Influence on Personality After a semester of Personality theories - Freud and Jung, Rogers, Bandura and so on, students often ask, once again,” isn't there one theory we can trust and use with confidence? Can't we narrow it down a...
By: Elizabeth M Young
Inhalant disorders are a strange social phenomena that is prevalent in Mexico and the United States. It is estimated that 17 percent of American adolescents have abused inhalants and hospital admissions for inhalant disorders is common in Mexico among adults and adolescents, but with an...
Tips to overcome math anxiety
By: Lynsey Farnsworth
Since the early 1970s, math anxiety has become an accepted psychological disorder. Math anxiety is a phenomenon defined as, “feelings of tension, apprehension, or fear that interferes with math performance.” Studies show that the anxiety is more common in females, and usually begins...
Overview on Palaeolithic and Mesolithic sites in Central Asia
By: Lian Slayford-Wei
An Overview on Palaeolithic and Mesolithic Sites in Central Asia Until the 1930s there were no identified Palaeolithic or Mesolithic sites in Central Asia. However, we know that by the Late Neolithic, around the beginning of the third millennium BCE, the region began to be...
Excavation of the Temple of the Moon at Marib
By: Lian Slayford-Wei
The Excavation of the Temple of the Moon at Mârib (Yemen) In April 1951, excavations began at the Temple of the Moon, some two miles southeast of Marib, in Yemen. Up to 121 men and boys and 60 oxen were employed at any one...
By: Elizabeth M Young
Political scientists want to do three or five things: that concern mathematics. That statement is written in order to illustrate the often fuzzy, variable and incredibly complex issues of dealing with massive numbers of diverse people. Political scientists might need to forecast the probability that...
Coping with criticism
By: Kenneth Torres-Collins
Learning to accept one's inadequacies and shortcomings is perhaps one of the most difficult things we can face when evaluating ourselves. Even more daunting a task, listening to our own flaws as they're brought up to us by others, usually by ones we love, in...
By: Patrick Stephen Baker
Will Durant provided us a very good, brief summary of what civilization really is: “Civilization is social order promoting cultural creation. Four elements constitute it: economic provision, political organization, moral traditions and the pursuit of knowledge and the arts. It begins where chaos and...
By: Lian Slayford-Wei
Isolation and Identification of Arboviruses from the Sultanate of Oman Arboviruses are the name given to arthropod-borne viruses that are transferred by invertebrate animals (arthropods). Scholars are increasingly interested in this subject as it can help the treatment of animals who suffer from these viruses...

 

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