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Tagged > Repression
THREAD SocietyALL the world's problems in one single word:
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Philosophy Forum
I think it's good to explain inefficiency if only because it is misunderstood as a source of many problems. It's a very beneficial concept to understand and is more far-reaching than most wo...
THREAD SocietyALL the world's problems in one single word:
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Philosophy Forum
If you're ignorant, then yeah, you will cause inefficiency but does ignorance encapsulate more of the world's problems within that word than inefficiency? And you could have a precursor...
THREAD Human Nature & EmotionOptimism VS happiness
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Philosophy Forum
I think humans are inherently optimistic and it is only the repression of pain that prevents optimism from naturally uplifting us. By that rational, I believe that if a human goes through pain and acc...
THREAD Negative...
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Philosophy Forum
...what's this guy made of? Someone pointed out that having a more optimistic outlook on negativity was a form of repression. I disagree. Most people take in negativity and the find ways to r...
THREAD Can we escape our pre-conditioning?
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Philosophy Forum
"At the subconscious level, the process and content are out of direct reach of the conscious mind. The subconscious thus thinks and acts independently. One of Freud's key findings was tha...
THREAD Negative...
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Philosophy Forum
Agree wholeheartedly with Decius. Repression is not a way out. It's just hiding. And waiting to be found. I speak from personal experience because repression once ruined me when I was stupid and...
THREAD Can we escape our pre-conditioning?
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Philosophy Forum
and in answer to your question, yes, you can actually "loose" your "memmory" by choice. It's called repression. However repression is a conscious act of will and therefore...
THREAD God in ReligionQuestioning his Behaviour
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Religion Forum
however you can't know something and then conciously forget it. Actually you can, have you never heard of memory repression?
THREAD Can we escape our pre-conditioning?
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Philosophy Forum
i wouldn't think that is a very easy thing to do by conscious choice Decius, surely any sort of forgetting or amnesia is an unconsciously induced thing. Repression is usually caused by the uncons...
THREAD Habits & BehaviorRepression?
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Psychology Forum
How do you know if you've accepted something and moved on or if you're still repressing something? There are some things I feel apathetic about, but used to feel strongly over before, so I&#...
THREAD Gender PsychologyWomen - to be the only one and their lack of freedom
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Psychology Forum
The idea of being the most important person in my partner's life... why does this exist? I was about to write that I logically see that every relationship will eventually require the partners wit...
THREAD Religion & HumanityReligion: where would we be without it...
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Religion Forum
Throughout history religion has been the cause of many wars, genocides, repression and segregation. Would the world be a more peaceful place now without it? would we have just found something else t...
THREAD More guys than girls on these forums...why?
39 Posts • 7699 Views
Talk Talk
God, you obviously have not been to high school in a while. Being "gay" is one of the most socially accepted things around there now. Really, its becoming a fad to the point where actual gay...
THREAD Negative...
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Philosophy Forum
Welcome to CC Girlbot, I think I am going to like talking to you! I disagree Decius, I think repression is a choice one makes that allows them to continue on. That is how I deal with things,...
THREAD IslamWhat's Wrong With Islams Leaders?
85 Posts • 15752 Views
Religion Forum
I've read through this thread and found it very interesting, especially after I've been exploring the teachings of Islam and Islam's "extremist" element. Muslims in the Middle...
THREAD ChristianityChristianity is dead, now what ?
23 Posts • 4502 Views
Religion Forum
Decius! I agree with you 100% on every point. 1) We will only survive through co-operation 2) Co-operation is achieved through empathy and compassion 3) Freedoms must be universal, segregation...
THREAD God in ReligionQuestioning his Behaviour
284 Posts • 31364 Views
Religion Forum
Excuse me . . . I want to go back to find what the topic of Discussion is, wouldn't want to get to far off topic. Oh, Suppression or Repression of trauma is fairly common & well doc. medical...
THREAD More guys than girls on these forums...why?
39 Posts • 7699 Views
Talk Talk
God, you obviously have not been to high school in a while. Being "gay" is one of the most socially accepted things around there now. Really, its becoming a fad to the point where actual gay...
THREAD Poetry*Smiles with in Solitude*
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Stories & Poetry Forum
I'm tethered to the unknown, afraid to move forward. So many mistakes witnessed I'm not sure I want to continue. The anger and deceit it all lingers on, as the pain of our fathers torments u...
THREAD Negative...
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Philosophy Forum
Decius Quote "You try to claim to explain how it "magically dissolves" or is expressed in a "non-destructive" manner, yet you still have no context with which to find a...
THREAD HomosexualityGay Marraige, For or Against?
32 Posts • 13103 Views
Sexuality & Intimacy Forum
marraige throughout history has been the joining of man and woman. And the persecution and repression of homosexuals has been around for some time now too? Is this what validates something? Marr...
THREAD Emotions & FeelingsEmotional freedom technique - A Method of Repression, Not Freedom.
5 Posts • 14713 Views
Psychology Forum
Emotional freedom technique (EFT) is a technique developed by alternative medicine practitioners, whereby negative emotions and feelings are supposedly relieved by following certain steps that involve...
THREAD Do we live a 'lie of character'?
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Philosophy Forum
Do we live a 'lie of character'? Those who know say that Kierkegaard (circa 1840) was a psychoanalyst without fear of being laughed at because he knew that the scoffers are uninformed. Few sapiens...
THREAD ChristianityChristianity is dead, now what ?
23 Posts • 4502 Views
Religion Forum
1)We will only survive through co-operation 2) Co-operation is achieved through empathy and compassion 3) Freedoms must be universal, segregation must be eliminated Agreed, wouldn't that be a wo...
THREAD ChristianityCatholics vs Christians
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Religion Forum
I find the question interesting because Catholics are Christians, one of the first Christian groups, along with the Eastern Rite and Greek Orthodox. Christianity was separated by distance in the first...
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