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The Way We Look Now, According to Mary Beard – The New York Times

2018-10-08T11:05:20-04:00

The classicist and author of ‘How Do We Look’ explains what Instagram’s most popular photos reveal about our likes (and dislikes). — Read on www.nytimes.com/2018/10/05/books/mary-beard-how-do-we-look-rihanna-kylie-jenner.html

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Laws of Human Behavior | Psychology Today

2018-09-27T09:04:56-04:00

People sometimes argue that psychology is “a soft science” that has no scientific laws. Thanks to evolutionary psychology, we now have these two. — Read on www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/darwins-subterranean-world/201806/laws-human-behavior

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Schizophrenia is an extreme version of a common personality type

2018-09-22T07:32:00-04:00

A new study finds that brain activity in healthy test subjects is similar to the brain activity in patients with schizophrenia, and their responses on a personality test can predict how their brains will behave. This suggests that schizophrenia is just an extreme version of a common personality type. — Read on bigthink.com/mind-brain/schizophrenia-linked-to-personality-type

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How Accurate Are Memories of 9/11? – Scientific American

2018-09-11T09:05:41-04:00

Scientific American is the essential guide to the most awe-inspiring advances in science and technology, explaining how they change our understanding of the world and shape our lives. — Read on www.scientificamerican.com/article/911-memory-accuracy/

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WHAT PERSONALITY TESTS REALLY DELIVER

2018-09-09T05:05:43-04:00

The key to the MBTI’s success is her insight that you can waste a lot of energy and bring on a lot of psychic pain if you think of these differences as incompatibilities that have to be ironed out. The differences are innate, and each type of personality is as “normal” as the others. There

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Myers-Briggs is an instrument to discern personality types

2018-09-05T08:04:52-04:00

Myers-Briggs is an "instrument" to discern personality types. It's also a mass-produced tool of social control. And a tool of liberation https://t.co/ZmXVodyjBk— Arts & Letters Daily (@aldaily) September 5, 2018

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