Personal Narrative: Why I Love Psychology

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This myth reminds me of just one of the reasons why I love psychology; to better understand myself and people around me. This myth was all about how humans react to situations, and how our intuition often works against us. I felt like I could hear my mother in the back of my mind, telling me not to walk the trails around the lake at night because there wont be as many people. To stay away from abandoned areas of town and stay where it is busy. I feel like this is one myth that has been ingrained into women and daughters especially over generations. I honestly never gave this idea much thought, though I can remember experiencing the theory of diffused responsibility (Lilienfeld, Lynn, Ruscio & Beyerstein, 2010). I have never been in a situation

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