Tag «Psychology»

Manipülasyon Yeteneği ile Yüzlerce İnsanı İntihar Etmeye İkna Eden Adam – ”Jim Jones” – Bölüm 7

Manipülasyon Yeteneği ile Yüzlerce İnsanı İntihar Etmeye İkna Eden Adam – ”Jim Jones” – Bölüm 7

On the territory of Guyana on November 18, 1978 living in the town of Jonestown Temple of the People (Temple of People) More than 900 people preaching of cult leaders committed suicide by drinking cyanide. Everything, Jim Jones in 1951. Indiana Communist It started with his party attending meetings. After these meetings Jim Jones, the …

How Our Past Influences Our Present

How Our Past Influences Our Present

For much of the time, the way we feel about – and react to – events is founded on how things are in the here and now. For example: – I feel very scared because something very scary is in front of me. – I feel I’m being judged harshly by the person I’m speaking …

How Not to be Boring

How Not to be Boring

One of our great fears, which haunts us when we go out into the world and socialize with others is that we may in our hearts be really rather boring. But the good news and a fundamental truth too, is that no one is ever truly boring. They’re only in danger of coming across as …

HISTORY OF IDEAS – Dating

HISTORY OF IDEAS – Dating

Our present dating habits can feel like a natural part of existence, but in reality, they’ve only been around for a very short time and, we predict, won’t continue for too much longer in their current form. Dating has a history, which it pays to try to understand as we navigate the ritual’s paradoxical and …

The Origins of Suicide

The Origins of Suicide

One of the most surprising aspects about one of the saddest of all human possibilities, suicide, is that the suicide rate goes up markedly the richer and more developed a society becomes. We might expect suicide rates to vary across time and place, but not to increase alongside developments in wealth, comfort and security. That …

How to Narrate Your Life Story

How to Narrate Your Life Story

At moments of sorrow and exhaustion, it is only too easy to look back over the years and feel that our lives have, in essence, been meaningless. We take stock of just how much has gone wrong: how many errors there have been; how many unfulfilled plans and frustrated dreams we’ve had. We may feel …