How Climate Change Is Influenced by Our Psychology

How Climate Change Is Influenced by Our Psychology

In this book, I critique the worldview of the United States and argue that climate change is fundamentally caused by a psychological misrepresentation of ourselves and the world around us.

5 Ways Money May Be Costing You

5 Ways Money May Be Costing You

In the study, participants were given a picture of a ladder with rungs labeled 1-10 and were asked to self-identify their social class by choosing a corresponding rung.

The Warm Glow of Power

The Warm Glow of Power

Indeed, the possession of power enables the strategic and instrumental use of resources to invite, or rather, extract, love, respect, and admiration. In a nutshell, his argument is this: Great wealth comprises resources well beyond what an individual would need if all happiness were derived from direct consumption.

Are the Rich and Famous Really Narcissists?

Are the Rich and Famous Really Narcissists?

The first set of findings showed that the stereotypes of wealthy people “were not merely illusory but shared with actual differences of high-net-worth and the general population in their self-reported personality scores” (p.

All They Want To Be Is Rich, Famous And Look Good!

All They Want To Be Is Rich, Famous And Look Good!

The most stylish kids to follow on Instagram ." The Link Between Overindulgence and Materialism My theory is that parents who overindulge their children run the risk of shaping them into adults with extrinsic aspirations who desire wealth, fame and image; materialistic values.

Mary Poppins' Profoundly Countercultural Secret Message

Mary Poppins' Profoundly Countercultural Secret Message

Mary Poppins is such a myth, offering powerful testimony to the importance of family life and children.

Teen Transgender Identity: a Response to Critics

Teen Transgender Identity: a Response to Critics

Regardless of their political views on this topic prior to, during, or after their children expressed the desire to transition, the parents in Littman’s study all share personal stories about doing their best to deal with a challenging situation for them and their children.