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What is Aggression? its meaning, Nature and Causes

Meaning of Aggression In psychology, the term aggression refers to a range of behaviors that can result in both physical and psychological harm to yourself, others, or objects in the environment. This type of behavior centers on harming another person either physically or mentally. Aggression Read More …

General Aptitude Test Battery (GATB)

What is Aptitude Assessment?   Suppose that two persons of equal intelligence have the same opportunities to learn a job or develop a skill. They attend the same on-the-job training or classes, study the same material, and practice the same length of time. One of them Read More …

What are positive emotions?

What is an Emotion? The Latin root word mot, meaning “to move,” Emotion can be defined as the “feeling” aspect of consciousness. Buck defined, ‘Emotion is the process by which the motivational potential is realized or “read out” when activated by challenging stimuli.’ Emotions are attitudes or responses Read More …

Brief History of Social Psychology

Social psychology is the product of Psychology and other social sciences. Social philosophers, pioneer anthropologists, British evolutionists and early sociologists gave early contribution to from a concrete discipline of Social Psychology. Social Philosophers like Plato, Aristotle, Montesquieu, Hobbes, Locke etc discussed about human nature, customs, Read More …

SPPU starts accepting exam forms for second term from….

Savitribai Phule Pune University (SPPU) has started accepting Exam forms for second term (i.e. Summer session Academic Year 2020-21) Examinations from 15th May 2021. The last Date for filling the exam form is 30th May 2021. Following students are eligible for filling the examination forms- Read More …

Best Psychological Techniques for Improving Memory

Before getting into best psychological techniques for improving memory, we need to understand What is memory? Memory is the ability of retaining information and reproducing it over a period of time when required to perform a cognitive task. It has been conceptualised as a process Read More …

What are the Conflict Resolving Skills as per Psychologists?

Conflicts occur when people (or other parties) perceive that, as a consequence of a disagreement, there is a threat to their needs, interests or concerns. Disagree over their values, motivations, perceptions, ideas, or desires. According to Thomas & Kilman, “Conflict situations” are those in which Read More …

What are lewin’s Motivational Conflicts?

To understand motivational conflicts, we need to understand what is conflict? the word ‘Conflict‘ derived from a Latin word ‘confligere’ which means ‘strike two things at the same time’. In a simple definition, Conflict is a perceived incapability of actions, goals & ideas. Colman defined Read More …