Reflections on society, politics and nature XVII

 

  Continued from previous posts…. These posts are collections of brief notes on society, politics, and nature. I sometimes include a few short personal notes as well. Positive self-talk? The Norwegian Crown Prince happened to mention that learning positive self-talk can be helpful for young people, and now psychologists are competing in informing the public how […]

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Trump reflections IX – aka reflections on society and politics

 

  Continued from previous posts…. These posts started out about Trump but have morphed into brief notes about society and politics in general. Emotionally motivated reasoning. A good portion of our reasoning is emotionally motivated. I sometimes think that in a Life 101 track for young people, learning to recognize emotionally motivated reasoning (EMR) – […]

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