Does the Evidence Support Evolutionary Accounts of Female Mating Preferences?
David M. Buss (2008) makes the claim that females prefer a mating partner with a highstatus and one that possesses resources. Our ancestors that were women looked for mates that
September 24, 2013
Issue #1: Discussion Questions
1. What is your view on this issue? Do you think addiction is a brain disease?
2. What do you think is the biggest factor in addiction? Biological factors, environmental
3. Do you think the
Should Parents Praise Their Children?
I chose to look a little closer into news articles about child development and child
psychology. I came across an article written by Kenneth Barish (2013) that debated the use of
praise on children. The opposing side
Side Effects Movie Analysis
The movie is about a woman named Emily who is struggling with depression. Her
husband, Martin, was in prison for insider trading. He recently has gotten out of prison after a
four-year sentence. After a short period of time bei
Is Addiction a Brain Disease?
A publication from the National Institute on Drug Abuse discusses why addiction can be
categorized as a brain disease. There is scientific evidence that shows that drug addiction is in
fact a brain disease. There are several
Issue #8 Reaction Paper
Do online friendships hurt adolescent development? There were two sides to this
argument. Lauren Donchi and Susan Moore believe that there are negative effects to the
development of adolescents when using the Internet to carry out
Running head: EFFECTS OF PLAY ON PSYCHOLOGICAL DEVELOPMENT
The Effects of Play on Childrens Psychological Development
Minnesota State University, Mankato
All types of play have positive effects on a childs psychologic
Is Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder a Real Disorder?
The National Institute of Mental Health (2006) wrote the first article. This article was
very informative about Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. It discussed that there is