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Reinforcement Effect and Displacement Trend: No Wine in Old Bottles?
Two phenomena concerning displacement--the reinforcement effect and the displacement trend--have been only meagerly investigated with virtually no further published studies of them since they were first reported decades ago. Because there appears to be...
Journal of Parapsychology >> vol 53, 1989
Manifesting World Enlightenment: Part 4
There can be no doubt that the world situation today is grave. It is becoming increasingly apparent that the institutions, governments, and traditional methods of society, have little effectiveness in solving a collective crisis of global proportions. In this...
Mind >> World Mind
What is Subliminal Influence?
The term subliminal is technically archaic , though it is still in common use. The problem is that it is hopelessly bound to the concept of a well-defined sensory threshold, a concept made obsolete by the introduction of signal detection theory into...
Parapsychology >> Subliminal Persuasion
A Treatise on Astral Projection
There are certain aspects of the astral dimension and the projection process that are very complicated. Much of it is misunderstood and it can all be very confusing at times. This series of articles attempts to shed a little light on the subject, and...
Parapsychology >> Astral Projection
What is hypnotic trance? Does it provide unusual physical or mental capacities?
2.1 'Trance;' descriptive or misleading? Most of the classical notions of hypnosis have long held that hypnosis was special in some way from other types of interpersonal communication and that an induction (preparatory process considered by some to be...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
Howling at the Moon!
Lunacy, says it all. We all know that the time of the full moon feels strange. Legend has it that the full moon brings out the worst in people: more violence, suicides, accidents, and aggression. The influence of the moon and behavior has been called "The...
Astrology >> The Moon
What is Hypnosis?
Hypnosis refers to just about any situation where we respond to verbal suggestions in a particular special way. This involves a mentally very flexible condition where our imagination and fantasy are more free and more vivid. A series of instructions, called...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis

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Explanation Models for the Bystander Effect in Helping Behaviour
The Bystander Effect
The Bystander Effect. Carol Hensell. Program Manager.
The Bystander Effect: A Lens for Understanding Patterns of
Although the bystander effect specifically applies to helping behavior in .
Pro-Social Behavior What is Altruism?
of the “Bystander Effect”. • Lay person explanation for the lack of help tended to be dispositional. – “Typical New Yorkers”.

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The bystander effect — will you be a part of it?
I'ma crime show junky; in a recent episode I watched, the “bystander effect” was a topic of discussion. It's where people see a crime being committed but think someone else will help or call for help, but no one does. ingminds.
Depleted Uranium Weapon Use Persists, Despite Deadly Side Effects
Three Self-Delusions That Influence Your Decisions And Productivity
That Was Quick
Someone could probably take a diamond blade electric saw to a couple kryptonite locks on Smith Street and no one would even notice.
Of Life and Death Sentences: Why We Should be Sympathetic
Standing by and watching someone die, heartless as it is, is something psychologists explain by what is called the bystander effect: when an individual does not offer any help to a victim in an emergency situation where other people are present.

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Bystander effect - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Bystander Effect - What is the Bystander Effect
The bystander effect is a social phenomenon in which the presence of other people reduces helping behavior.
Jun 9, 2009 An interesting look at the Bystander Effect. Add to. The Bystander Effect - experimentby Wilmerexing48227 views · Thumbnail 5:45.
10 Notorious Cases of the Bystander Effect
Bystander Effect
When there is an emergency, the more bystanders there are, the less likely it is that any of them will actually help.

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