Freitag, 28. Dezember 2012

Gender and Friendship:

>[Findings] clearly suggest that women's friendships with other women play an especially significant role in their lives - more so than their friendships with men, and more so than men's friendships with either women or men.<

Gender role orientations and friendship: Some attentuation, but gender differences abound. Wright & Scanlon, 1991

Mittwoch, 19. Dezember 2012

Humor as a Mental Fitness Indicator:

Humor as a Mental Fitness Indicator

Daniel P. Howrigan & Kevin B. MacDonald
http://www.epjournal.net/wp-content/uploads/ep06652666.pdf

General Intelligence:

General Intelligence (a.k.a. IQ, general cognitive ability, the g factor) is a way of quantifying intelligence's variability among people. It is the best-established, most predictive, most heritable mental trait ever discovered in psychology.

Geoffrey Miller, Spent