Self-sacrifice psychology: Why people die for others

Home » Evolutionary psychology » Page 2Why do people sacrifice their lives for others?What’s behind the psychology of self-sacrifice? In A Tale of Two Cities, a famous novel by Charles Dickens, two men named Charles Darnay and Sydney Carton fall in love with the same woman- Lucie. Charles Darnay, however, gets the girl, marries her and … Read more Self-sacrifice psychology: Why people die for others

Spatial ability and why men like sports

Home » Evolutionary psychology » Page 2For the most part of my life, especially childhood and teen years, I’ve been an ardent sports fan. I loved watching and playing sports. I enjoyed watching and playing all kinds of sports, especially cricket and football. I not only played with my relatives and schoolmates but also practised … Read more Spatial ability and why men like sports

Do women have a strong sense of smell (and taste)?

Home » Evolutionary psychology » Page 2The article will explore whether women have a strong sense of smell and taste compared to men. In previous articles How men and women perceive the world differently and How men and women hear things differently, we looked at the sex differences in humans in visual and auditory perceptions. In this article, … Read more Do women have a strong sense of smell (and taste)?

Why do women tend to be good listeners?

Home » Evolutionary psychology » Page 2Generally speaking, why do women tend to be good listeners compared to men? I’m sure you’ve encountered more women than men with good listening and communication skills. Why is that? In the article How men and women perceive the world differently, we looked at the differences in the visual perceptions … Read more Why do women tend to be good listeners?

How men and women perceive the world differently

Home » Evolutionary psychology » Page 2For most of our evolutionary history as Homo sapiens, we lived as hunter-gatherers. Men were predominantly hunters while women were predominantly gatherers. If men and women had these different roles, it makes sense that their bodies have evolved differently, and therefore, look different. Men’s bodies are adapted more for hunting … Read more How men and women perceive the world differently