87 notes tagged with "psychology"

Connections in People Groups

Bonding Social capital: The number of connections within a group. Bridging Social Capital: The number of connections between groups. Too…

Tagged with: #society, #psychology, #permanent-notes

Published on 20th December, 2020

Consciousness Can't be Physical

People who says consciousness can't be physical are two type... Dualists: consciousness is some type of non-physical stuff(eg. Soul…

Tagged with: #consciousness, #philosophy, #psychology

Published on 20th January, 2021

Defensive Pessimism

Pessimism when planning has a good effect on your plan to change. What is your goal? What would be the most positive outcome? What action…

Tagged with: #permanent-notes, #willpower, #therapy, #psychology, #pessimism, #planning

Published on 7th April, 2021

Difference in classical and operant conditioning

Learning in psychology(esp. Behavioral Psychology) is through classical or operant conditioning. Its a change in behavior depending on the…

Tagged with: #classical, #conditioning, #operant, #pavlov, #psychology

Published on 8th December, 2020

Dopamine's Function: Creating the Want

Dopamine didn't affect liking something - but it was created the 'wanting'. Dopamine increases temptation. Wanting is more fundamental than…

Tagged with: #dopamine, #psychology, #permanent-notes

Published on 16th December, 2020

Dunning–Kruger Effect

Dunning–Kruger effect is a cognitive bias in which people with low ability at a task overestimate their ability. People who don't know much…

Tagged with: #psychology, #permanent-notes, #cognition, #cognitive-bias

Published on 5th January, 2021

Ego Depletion

Temporary reduction in the capacity or willingness to engage in action(controlling the environment, controlling self, making choices…

Tagged with: #psychology, #permanent-notes, #will-power

Published on 5th January, 2021

Effect of Self Compassion on Willpower

If you are very self-critical of a Willpower Challenge failure, the more likely it is for you to fail again. If there was a willpower…

Tagged with: #permanent-notes, #willpower, #therapy, #psychology, #compassion, #self-improvement

Published on 7th April, 2021

Embodied cognition

The mind is not only connected to the body but that the body influences the mind (in a way that the two always have to be considered…

Tagged with: #cognition, #psychology, #permanent-notes

Published on 26th December, 2020

Embodiment and Human Nature

Embodiment and Human Nature Context Embodied cognition, the idea that the mind is not only connected to the body but that the body…

Tagged with: #psychology, #philosophy, #cognition, #literature-notes

Published on 26th December, 2020

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