Croeso

In this blog I will touch on a number of different areas. Each post should be treated purely as a snapshot of my thinking on the day it was written. They will be verbalisations of fleeting moments in “space-time” and not position statements. Because I am an impermanent being so too are my thought forms.

  • False-consensus Effect

    October 22, 2019 by

    From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia In psychology, the false-consensus effect or false-consensus bias is an attributional type of cognitive bias whereby people tend to overestimate the extent to which their opinions, beliefs, preferences, values, and habits are normal and typical of those of others (i.e., that others also think the same way that they do).This… Read more

  • Psychological Projection

    October 22, 2019 by

    From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Psychological projection is a defence mechanism in which the human ego defends itself against unconscious impulses or qualities (both positive and negative) by denying their existence in themselves while attributing them to others. For example, a person who is habitually rude may constantly accuse other people of being rude. It… Read more

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