How knowledge about different cultures is shaking the foundations of psychology

How knowledge about different cultures is shaking the foundations of psychology

The academic discipline of psychology was developed largely in North America and Europe. Some would argue it’s been remarkably successful in understanding what drives human behaviour and mental processes, which have long been thought to be universal. But in recent decades some researchers have started questioning this approach, arguing that many psychological phenomena are shaped […]

Scientists examine 2,500 cases of reincarnation and reveal it’s more common than previously realized

Scientists examine 2,500 cases of reincarnation and reveal it’s more common than previously realized

Whether you believe in reincarnation or think that it’s a far-fetched fantasy of underdeveloped communities, there are simply too many of these stories to ignore them as nonsense. They don’t only occur in nations where people have a history of accepting reincarnation like India, Sri Lanka, Turkey, Lebanon, Thailand, and Myanmar. Research have found cases […]