HEY YOU!!!! ARE YOU EVEN “SUNK COST EFFECT-ED”?

Published on 21 Mar 2015 HEY YOU!!!! ARE YOU EVEN “SUNK COST EFFECT-ED”? WATCH THIS BEFORE YOU DIE BECAUSE THIS WILL DEFINITELY CHANGE YOUR LIFE!!! Some people have insisted on bad financial decisions due to the loss they have made, some people choose to stay with their partners even though they have been hurt physically […]

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Dark Side of Conformity: Why We Follow Mistakes

Conformity is an interesting phenomenon in Social Psychology. The dark side of this can be observed in Asch’s experiment. In Asch’s experiment, participants were asked to select a line which has the same length as the reference line they had seen previously. However, there was only one real participant, who would always respond last. The […]

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Effective Writing in Qualitative Research

[slideshow_deploy id=’1612′] (Click “<” or “>” to navigate through the slides) These slides are adapted from “Effective Writing on Quant and Qual” workshop organized by Peer Mentors, led by Miss Winnee and Dr Eugene.  “Effective Writing in Qualitative Research” slides are owned by Dr Eugene. **Special thanks to Peer Mentors for sharing the workshop materials with us, […]

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Scientific Research: The Research Process

Scientific Research: The Research Process Have you ever wondered if opposites really attract? Or if the way you write your name on resume would affect your employment? Or how to get more allowance without your parents noticing? We all have some questions to answer because we are curious and want to make the world a […]

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Are You a Workaholic?

Are you a Workaholic?   Are you guilty for being a workaholic, someone who has no time for family and friends, not to mention the long-forgotten self? Is there any good being workaholics, whether you are busy with university work or job tasks? What does research say about workaholism? Let’s find out. The term ‘workaholism’ […]

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Scientific Research: Why is it Important?

Scientific Research: Why is it Important? “Statistics? But I am studying psychology!”. Students are often shocked and surprised that statistics and research method are the compulsory subjects in psychology, because many of them just want to know more about people or use this knowledge to help others. This can be even more frustrating when they […]

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Analyzing Dreams: What Is A Dream?

A Reflection on a Workshop on Dreams “In my dream, I found myself flying up above the field. I looked behind me and saw that I had wings. They were large and beautiful, and they fluttered rapidly. I had turned into a butterfly! It was such a feeling of freedom and joy, to be so […]

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What is Nostalgia?

Dreams of Green & Old Ghosts: A Short Article on Nostalgia A thin, twisted tropical pine tree which grows among bushes of peppermint leaves, chrysanthemums, and bougainvilleas, in front of a car porch wide enough to accommodate at least four cars. A cloth-hanger line hangs between a pillar and the fence, suspended in mid-air, with […]

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Misconceptions about Psychology Students

This is the most annoying misconceptions about Psychology students: You study Psychology? You must be able to read my mind. @ You must be analyzing me right now, tell me – What type of person am I?   Now, we get this so often that these misconceptions been addressed countless times on Facebook. Let me […]

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