Attribution Style vs Locus of Control

In this article, we take a look at two similar ideas in Psychology – Attribution Style & Locus of control. We elaborate on the fine details in order to improve our understanding. We further note the key differences in these two concepts & look at the interplay of how these two are inter-related.

Socio Cultural Environment & the Self

Our Socio Cultural Environment has a very persistent effect on our sense of Self. So much that there is an attempt to define a branch of psychology specifically focused on researching how the socio-cultural environment effects our overall cognitive development. Some of the most notable psychologists who have worked in this area are Richard Schrewder,… Continue reading Socio Cultural Environment & the Self

Studying the Self – Psychology or Philosophy?

In this article we take a look at the two main disciplines of study of the Self in academia, and evaluate how a careful study of Self Psychology & Philosophy can provide the required framework of knowledge for increasing Self Awareness.