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answered What are the neurological mechanisms for a fear of heights when atop a building, but not in a plane?
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comment What drives civilization?
Can someone explain why this is not question for CogSci. It is question about centrifugal forces among people and places. Even Richard S. Lazarus with cognitive-mediational theory of emotion had references to teritory...
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comment What drives civilization?
@Everyone Why do you think humans are not separated into castes? You mean genetically? There are classes instead of classes. In India there are also classes with hard boundaries named casta.
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comment What drives civilization?
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answered What drives civilization?
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comment Have humans always had problems with motivation and laziness?
It is very modern way to answer the question and I appreciate that. This psycholinguistic approach added something valuable to answer.
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answered Have humans always had problems with motivation and laziness?
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comment Why do people talk fast in presentations when nervous?
@Krysta Maybe it is two-process model. Task oriented presenters will finish their presentation fast, and people oriented presenters will allocate more working memory on participant reactions. It will be very interesting to check this model experimentally.
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comment Why do people talk fast in presentations when nervous?
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Jul
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comment Is the decline of fluid IQ with age less severe for professors and scientists than it is for other people?
Very interesting answer. I noticed that lot of IQ tests (RPM or California) have different norms for age groups. So how they measure decline of IQ. Is it decline of IQ as apsolute mental strength? Or drop in numbers measured by specific test?
Jul
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answered Are imprinting and computer literacy connected?
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accepted Information sampling task
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asked Information sampling task
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comment Psychometric information on IPIP representation of NEO facets
Did you asked the author(s)? I also tried to mimic official NEO-PI with IPIP but also couldnt find norms. I asked on faculty but they told me that norms does not exist.
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answered Why do people talk fast in presentations when nervous?
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comment Why do people talk fast in presentations when nervous?
Are you looking for answer on biological or cognitive level?
Jul
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answered What are the mechanics behind the mind of a conspiracy theorist?