Narcissism and superficality

Narcissism and superficality Approx. Reading Time: 3 minutes Interesting but worrying new research has just been published by Jean Twenge who has been researching about the changes in the American character for several decades now. The trends that are being seen are...

Just Giving for Christmas

Just Giving for Christmas Approx. Reading Time: 5 minutes In our increasingly high octane and money/market oriented world it is sometimes hard to really believe in old fashioned human values such as altruism. Christmas of course challenges that. There is such a...

In praise of confusion and uncertainty

In praise of confusion and uncertainty Approx. Reading Time: 3 minutes A new study  [1] has found that being confused is an important part of learning. The work undertaken by Sidney D’Mello with colleagues at the University of Notre Dame discovered that by...

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