Month: November 2016

Reading the first few pages of Social Intelligence by Daniel Goleman made me think how scary can be the idea of emotional contagiousness and automatic mimicry. K.W. Fischer(1992) in “How emotions develop and how they organize development, Cognition and Emotion” explains emotional contagion as: “The tendency to automatically mimic and synchronize expressions, vocalizations, postures, and movements

In Merriam Webster dictionary, Identity is defined as “the fact of being who or what a person or thing is.” Asking yourself who you are is a complicated process of self-realization but how real is your identity after this first questioning stage, is the fact we need to think about. Having identity seems essential for living in