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Why Do People Hate?

Why Do People Hate?
Trying to find out why people hate can be an easy or difficult task. It depends on the individual. At the same time, knowing the reasons can help you respond. It can also help when you feel this emotion swelling inside you. Betrayal One of the most frequent reasons is the feeling of betrayal. If you find out that your lover is having an affair, it naturally leads to a feeling of anger and bitterness. This feeling is very powerful, and it can lead to drastic actions. You only need to watch the news to see what steps betrayed people take to “get back”. Not only is this one of the most common reasons why people hate, it is also one of the hardest situations to control. It’s due to the fact that the betrayed party will feel “justified” in taking revenge. As such, it takes a lot of...

Why Do People Join Gangs?

Why Do People Join Gangs?
There are several reasons why people join gangs, including very young kids. The following are just some of them. To Feel Accepted One of the most common reasons why this happens is that it gives the person a sense of acceptance. It gives the individual a sense of family or identity. The leader of the group is looked upon as a leader or patriarchal figure. The other members are seen as family members. This is not to say that only those from broken families join these groups. Unfortunately, some families are together only in name. If the person sees his / her parents fighting they may get the urge to look for another “family”. To Make Money Another possible reason why people join gangs are financial needs. An unemployed individual desperate for money may join a group involved in illegal...

Why is Communication Important?

Why is Communication Important?
From the earliest times to the present age, the importance of communication cannot be overstressed. It wouldn’t be an exaggeration to say that civilization and society depends on its success. Interaction in the Family The need for open contact and discussion begins in the family. From spouses to their offspring, it’s critical that they talk with each other. This won’t prevent problems or disagreements from taking place. However, the willingness to talk opens the door for solutions. When family members don’t relay their feelings to one another, it creates an atmosphere of distrust. It plants the seed of doubt and can result in deep seated hate or guilt. Thus, the importance of communication; by keeping the lines open, you’ll be able to discuss the problem and nip it in...

Why Do People Bully?

Why Do People Bully?
Although some look at it as just part of a child’s growing up experience, it’s still important to know why people bully. This knowledge can help you or someone you know, react when in this kind of situation. To Show They Are in Charge One of the most obvious reasons kids bully in school is to show the class, who’s the boss. By pushing the other kids around, that person feels superior. The fact that the other kids will be afraid adds to this feeling of power. It won’t make them popular, but it gives them a reputation of being tough. For some, having a reputation in school as being mean or notorious is something they crave for. As more kids cower, the feeling of superiority increases. The same applies to adults who like to assert their power. Bullying is a tactic, employed to intimidate...

Why Do People Lie?

Why Do People Lie?
Also known as prevarication, lying refers to the act of deceiving other people by providing untruthful stories and statements. Lies are classified into 15 categories, which include dissembling, perjury, bluffing, fabrication as well as exaggeration. There are various reasons why do people lie. To know the reasons, it is important to explore the psychology of lying, which is very essential to learn the etiology and effects of prevarication. Common Reasons Why do people lie? Many psychologists agree that lying can start from childhood. There are various reasons why children make false statements. They usually tell untruthful stories to cover up the mistakes that they have done in the past. Lying is also a way to avoid receiving punishments from parents. If parents fail to reprimand their children...