My mind, my thoughts, my words

The Self and the Other

How can we separate ourselves from others? For us to know about something, it has to have boundaries. Hence, to know about my Self, I have to know that the … Continue reading

24/04/2014 · 1 Comment

The lived body

Without our bodies we wouldn’t be able to ‘act’ in the world, they allow us to experience, to express our minds, to be objects (when touching something) and subjects (when … Continue reading

22/04/2014 · Leave a comment

The hard problem

Phenomenological Psychology studies how people experience consciousness, the qualitative sensation of mental states and our awareness of the experience. Qualitative states of consciousness bring up a ‘hard’ problem – the … Continue reading

19/04/2014 · Leave a comment

Why do we torture ourselves?

Women are notoriously more critical about their appearance. We are objectified in the media, try to live up to unachievable beauty ideals, and all this results in is dissatisfaction. But being … Continue reading

27/03/2014 · Leave a comment

Psychology (undergraduate level)

Coming to an end of my education (for now), I figured why not share my revision notes. Apologies for any spelling mistakes etc. Feel free to make a little donation … Continue reading

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Psychology

Coming to an end of my education (for now), I figured why not share my revision notes. Apologies for any spelling mistakes etc. Feel free to make a little donation … Continue reading

26/03/2014 · Leave a comment

Flower in Dust

(an excerpt from a book I’ve been writing on turned into a short story) Goosebumps flooded her body. She was trembling. Her breath like smoke tenuously floating from her mouth. … Continue reading

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