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Minnesota State University, Mankato

Shows Archive

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Psychological Frontiers: Exploring Human Behavior - Shows Archive

 Topic Author Audio and Script Files
 "Unhappy with your husband? His genes could be to blame." Written by Dawn Albertson, Ph.D

Script File [PDF, 57 KB]

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 "Are Eyewitnesses the best witnesses?" Written by Emily Stark, Ph.D.

Script File [PDF, 64 KB]

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 "Why do people sabotage their own performance? Is there a payoff for procrastination? Is it really true that 'quitters never win'?" Written by Dan Sachau, Ph.D.

Script File [PDF, 106 KB]

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 "Are some people born to worry?" Written by Rosemary Krawczyk, Ph.D.

Script File [PDF, 62 KB]

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 "Kissing as a mating ritual. Is my partner thinking what I'm thinking?"

Written by Susan Drevo

Script File [PDF, 66 KB]

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 "Are videogames mindless entertainment or can they help us learn?" Written by Andrea Lassiter, Ph.D.

Script File [PDF, 66 KB]

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 "What is your favorite song? Music, memory and a window to the past." Written by Karla Lassonde, Ph.D.

Script File [PDF, 71 KB]

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 "Psychologists have recently discovered that traumatic experiences may, in some cases, have positive effects on health and well-being."  Written by Adam Mills

Script File [PDF, 62 KB]

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 "Babies are better listeners than you might think."  Written by Rosemary Krawczyk, Ph.D.

Script File [69 KB]

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 "Are you sure that's what you wanted to do? The parasite that can change behavior." Written by Dawn Albertson, Ph.D.

Script File [65 KB]

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 "Do credit card companies have your best interest in mind?" Written by Emily Stark, Ph.D.

Script File [67 KB]

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 "Pushing the legal limit: Cell phone use while driving couldn't be as dangerous as drinking and driving, or could it?" Written by Karla Lassonde, Ph.D.

 Script File [PDF, 63 KB]

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 "New research into classic psychology study: What happened to Little Albert?" Written by Andrea Lassiter, Ph.D.

 Script File [PDF, 71 KB]

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 "Ever had difficulty getting a toddler to obey? The answer may be as simple as using gestures and promise in consequences." Written by Sarah Sifers, Ph.D.

 Script File [PDF, 66 KB]

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 "Money won't buy happiness, why not?" Written by Dan Sachau, Ph.D.

 Script File [PDF, 65 KB]

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 "You get to work, the kitchen is a mess and no one has bothered to make a new pot of coffee. Later, your boss tells you your recent report was a piece of garbage. Incivility from other people can make for a pretty bad day, but is it a big deal?" Written by Kristie Campana, Ph.D.

 Script File [PDF, 64 KB]

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 "'Hi Sweetie!' Let's try to use the bathroom before dinner." Does this sound like something you've said to your child or grandchild? What about your mother or grandmother?" Written by Jeffrey Buchanan, Ph.D.

 Script File [PDF, 202 KB]

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 "The chance of winning the Powerball jackpot is nearly one in 200 million. So why do we play?" Written by Dan Sachau, Ph.D.

 Script File [PDF, 68 KB]

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 "One outcome of the recent economic downturn is that women were more likely to keep their jobs than men. Is it safe to say we have finally reached gender equality in the workplace?" Written by Kristie Campana, Ph.D.

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 "Warning! Being a caregiver may be hazardous to your health!" Written by Jeffrey Buchanan, Ph.D.

 Script File [PDF, 141 KB]

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