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I Am Interested In Sociology and Psychology

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    Im Interested In What Others See It As A Science Of Hard Facts Or Speculative Opinion

    First off, I have to explain that by Hard Facts, I am referring to a study with fairly predictable results, and hard evidence.  Where speculative opinion referring to a study open to interpretation, different opinions and ideas.  As we know, the Hard Sciences are thought of as...
    ratburn ratburn 18-21 Sep 15, 2011

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    I Love Knowing How People Think

    I simply love it.  I want to know what makes them tick - why do they act the way they do? What drives them? What are their motivations?  I need to know why.. that's my drive.  It annoys my friends at times because I'll ask random, open ended questions like "...
    kittenoftheblade kittenoftheblade 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 1, 2008

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    Major

    I am pursuing a degree in Family Social Science! I am excited.
    LiLSparKle LiLSparKle 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 3, 2012

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    Taking The Long Road

    Throughout grade school I excelled in the "hard sciences" - math, physics, chemistry, giving little thought to the "soft sciences" - English, social, psychology. It was not until in my mid twenties when I became romantically involved with a woman five years my senior that I...
    wherewerewe wherewerewe 46-50, M Dec 14, 2012

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    Anorexia, Anorexic, Bulimia, Bulimic, Psychology, Psychologist, Psychiatry, Psychiatrist, Social Worker, Eating Disorder- I'll Just Tell You In The Title They Will Put You In A Mental Institution ( No There Is No Eating Disorder Unit)

    They have outpatient programs for kids and their parents to go to..... Hi, just wanted to share my story with all you girls/guys. Well I had a messed up life for having messed up parents, so they kicked me out of the house (basically because they thought I was to old to live...
    jenn2012 jenn2012 22-25 Mar 31, 2012

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    Notable Sociomusicologists

    hello - glad to find you. this is my first day at EP. I am a sociomusicologist. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sociomusicology  Among the most notable of earlier sociologists to examine social aspects of music were Georg Simmel (1858-1918), Alfred Schutz ...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Apr 12, 2009

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    I Took Both In High School.

    I took sociology and psychology in the same semester in high school.  I loved it!  I learned so many interesting things.  We ended up doing reports on killers in both classes so I wrote one mega report on the Columbine shooters and I got a 100 both times! ...
    urbrandofheroin urbrandofheroin 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 12, 2009

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    I Love To Learn

    Both these subjecs are my major interests ever since I heard of them. Basically, I have always been a business student with fine arts as my extra subject. I have always enjoyed what I learnt in school and college and university. When I came across sociology, it was great and very...
    HelenParis HelenParis 22-25 Mar 1, 2012

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    oasishurler oasishurler 22-25, M 1 Response May 29

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    I Love Soc and Psyc

    Wow this one fits right with me, I am a sociology major and a social psychology minor at university so definately interested in both. I think it's an awesome combination and I love studying it.
    edpinkgurl edpinkgurl 18-21 2 Responses Jun 3, 2008

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    I find Psychology & Sociology very intriguing

    as well. Though i've always hated having to write essays i actually loved my Soc class. I never missed a reading assignment and learned a lot. I like to watch documentaries about culture&society when i'm bored and what not
    klaudt klaudt 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 22

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    It's So Interesting

    I like studying psychology and sociology. I had just taken a class on both for high school.. It was my favorite class I've ever had. :) I really like the psychology part of it.. I find that sort of stuff really interesting.. X] I think it's nice to know that lots of other people...
    sasukesnumber1fan sasukesnumber1fan 18-21, F Feb 5, 2010

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    I've written previous ep's relating to sociology

    and psychology and have had no success in what i wanted to achieve. I have no experience in sociology and psychology however i'm doing 3 courses in college when i start 2, which are sociology and psychology. I'm looking for someone who's expertise is in these subjects or...
    sidraa sidraa 16-17, F 1 day ago

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    I Think Serious Sociology And Economics Can Be Hijacked By Statistics

    On the first day of Statistics class, the professor opened with a quote popularized by Mark Twain, but attributed to Benjamin Disraeli, "There are three kinds of lies: Lies, DAMN Lies, and STATISTICS."  I laughed.  We were off to a good start.     I turned out to be more a...
    Mary1283 Mary1283 26-30, F 3 Responses Nov 14, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    I have no education in psychology however i've always had an interest as to why people act the way they do, i mean some thinks must have deeper meanings. i believe how people are...
    sidraa sidraa 16-17, F Jul 12

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    It's kind of a funny story.. Brilliant
    mymanifesto mymanifesto 22-25, M Jun 30

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    I think most of us are, i mean who doesnt want to understand why we behave the way we do or react to certain situations ect...Its something I'm looking into and studying righ now...
    tasharyan tasharyan 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 3

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    "I will be studying sociology" to be precise. Gonna keep this short. I'm looking for someone who's educated in sociology and psychology. I'm doing 3 courses in college in...
    sidraa sidraa 16-17, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    Ok, I am finally ready to swallow my pride and ask for help. Since this is EP, I should probably start with asking everyone to please understand that the advice I am seeking is...
    Firefighter343 Firefighter343 26-30, M a week ago

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    I've explored and immersed myself in a few religions in the past dozen years. Buddhism to me is philosophy, psychology, and experiential. It is not a faith religion, if it's even a...
    ZhivagoAtHeart ZhivagoAtHeart 61-65, M Jun 27

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    I love the fact that psychology is the key to a big part of our behavior. Why we murder, why we fall in love, why we like a special thing etc. And the fact that psychology is just...
    Sparklyjuly Sparklyjuly 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 30

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    When I finally came open about my dad sexually abusing me, the police had taken me to my nan's where I lived ever since. I remember one of the days after the whole ordeal of police...
    BeautyOfSuffering BeautyOfSuffering 22-25, F Jul 12

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    You know what's ironic? We have the best brains of all animal species on earth, yet we're so easily tricked. Psychology is used all around us. Like pricing something 99,99 instead...
    Junkard Junkard 22-25, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I interested in a polyamory relationship. I am a shared wife and mom with other black men. I share my husband with some of my single and married white girlfriends. We are very...
    femalenakedathome femalenakedathome 41-45, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    Psychology really interests me and I love learning about the power of the mind. Whenever I see or hear about a psychological phenomenon I have to know how it works and why it does...
    Tikotacos Tikotacos 13-15, F 3 Responses Jul 1

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    Well, I'm not saying that psychology is bad as a science but I feel that it has been too popularized and overused and with that of course used for manipulation. First we have...
    HannibalQ HannibalQ 16-17, F 2 days ago

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    Paranormal. Something is out of range of normal. Which cannot be explained scientifically. Science in Greek meaning knowledge. I had many paranormal things happen to me. As of...
    Deeperthinker Deeperthinker 31-35, M 2 Responses Jul 1

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    Out of Maths, English and Science - Science is the subject I enjoyed the most and Science was the subject I was best at!My favourite areas of science is Biology, astronomy and...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F Jun 29

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    I'm here to help advertise a site that I'm moderator of. It's called Ember Pack II and for security sake I'm not posting the link here. The site is a great place to find other...
    PoisonousWolf PoisonousWolf 18-21, F 3 Responses Jun 29

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    I am a 27yr old African American women. I have always been interested in polygamy but, I never thought I could experience this life for myself. I don't have any children but, I...
    shaydb shaydb 26-30, F 12 Responses Jul 3

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    Sex without love is empty feeling. Without emotions, it's simply just an physical act that i'm not interested in. The connection and bond you have with someone you love is what...
    evesss evesss 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 6

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    I am not interested in studying others through their handwriting. But I did meet a man on EP who except for one thing got me accurately after I wrote something in a notebook with a...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F Jul 8

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    The Wicca Handbook by Eileen Holland is a great book I just found. If you're interested in Wicca or becoming Wiccan, I highly recommend reading this. Some of the points made are...
    MeenKalag MeenKalag 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 13

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    I've started reading about angeology it's always really interested me and I always see repeating numbers which is a sign of angel communication, but above all what I love is tarot...
    kxCobra kxCobra 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 13

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    Okay, so he is 20 and LOVES mature women. So anyone women older than 30, interested in young meat, please contact boom567. Give him the experience that he needs. EP Link...
    MeghnaC MeghnaC 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 14

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    I have had a previous relationship where we often brought another man into our bed ..often one of his/our friends--it was confusing for me though, I had insecure feelings that...
    lostdaisy69 lostdaisy69 41-45, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I used to be totally fascinated by all types of dog training. I even went to a sheepdog trial because I loved Border Collies. I trained my own dog in agility and really wanted to...
    Ceallsach Ceallsach 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    July 25, 1978 On this day in 1978, Louise Joy Brown, the world's first baby to be conceived via in vitro fertilization (IVF) is born at Oldham and District General Hospital in...
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    2000: Air France Flight 4590, a Concorde supersonic passenger jet crashes just after takeoff from Paris killing all 109 aboard and 4 on the ground.
    Georgiakh Georgiakh 18-21, F 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    Someone help me figure out all my signs, I don't know how it works and I really want to learn
    VenusIncarnate VenusIncarnate 26-30, F 1 hr ago

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    Hey uh I'm not new but this is a popular thread. I was wondering if there were any psychologists out there who could chat when we can. I'd like to go into the field soon and have...
    UnderworldNymph UnderworldNymph 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 30

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    Why is it that experiences such as "ask me dirty questions"and "am I beautiful", get the most hearts and responses. The people who ask these are attention seekers. And the...
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    We are interesting monkeys to be studied ! Lol
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    What's the mentality of a passive aggressive person? What are effective phrases to train him/ her on leaving people alone? How would someone call him out on his behavior...
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    A bimbo(an EP member) tells me my family is a CACTUS family. And her lover/friend tells me that he thought that Apples grow underground. Wth is wrong with people these days. And...
    zoelle zoelle 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 7

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    I want to be a psychologist when i get older. I am going to take a class on it next year. I think the interest came last year when i had to start learning things from my...
    chemically99 chemically99 13-15, F Jul 13

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    Anyone experienced in this career field that would be up for talking? I really want to find out more about it and what it's like to work in.
    Alyssa5977 Alyssa5977 13-15, F a week ago

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    Is anyone here a forensic psychologist/studying to be one that is willing to help me find more about the profession and answer questions I have?
    heatherm10 heatherm10 16-17, F 3 days ago

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