Essays Tagged: "Phobia"

Anger, management and health. Speaks of Plato, Redford Williams, and Albert Bernstein

nship between anger and fear. Each of the individuals that comprise humanity possesses at least one phobia, in the same way that each is capable of possessing anger. The negativity that is associated ...

(9 pages) 109 0 3.7 Jan/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Eminem as a good idol w/ bibliography

and also one of the most controversial. He is not afraid so give his opinion of anything. From his phobia of homosexuals to his hatred of his mother to his love for his little daughter, Hailie, Emine ... m and is speaking of the times in the past when he has used such terms relating to mysoginy and homophobia.However, many of the beliefs of Eminem's opponents are false ones. In 2001, he was involved i ...

(12 pages) 111 1 5.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

Socrates' opinion of death and the afterlife.

hich of us goes to the better lot is known to no one, except the god. (42a)Fear of the unknown is a phobia inherent to the human psyche; we are often dually terrified and fascinated with that which we ...

(2 pages) 84 0 2.3 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Classical Philosophy

Cynophobia.

erations. You normally develop your fear of anything with events that have occurred.It's not a rare phobia and it's also not a common one but Cynophobia (fear of dogs) has its victims. Both adults and ... on one but Cynophobia (fear of dogs) has its victims. Both adults and children are affected by this phobia even though they have not had a bad experience with them. But for some people it is a bad exp ...

(2 pages) 26 0 4.3 Jun/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies

Sleep and Anger.

ists completely understood how stress and fears developed,we would know how to produce and reduce a phobia or an anxiety state. Wedon't. There seems to be a wide variety of life experiences which resu ...

(3 pages) 69 1 3.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Coulrophobia: How to successfully identify and overcome phobias.

I decided to use a phobia that I suffer from. I suffer from coulrophobia, a persistent, abnormal, and irrational fear o ... ic since birth, but for this essay I need to pinpoint a moment in my life that could have caused my phobia. So I will use my earliest memory of not only clowns, but of fear and sadness.When I was 4-ye ... s. Example:US"_URDEATH FEAR/SADNESSNS"_US"_URCLOWNS DEATH FEAR/SADNESSCS"_CRCLOWNS FEAR/SADNESSMany phobias are treated with something called systematic desensitization. Systematic desensitization inv ...

(5 pages) 84 0 4.8 Sep/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health

A review of the life of alfred hitchcock and all his works.

s. "That's what we do to boys who are naughty," he reprimanded. Ever since then Hitchcock has had a phobia for police and police stations, and this fear has manifested itself in many of his films. He ...

(15 pages) 139 0 5.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Directors

Informative Speech: informs people about phobias such as aerophobia, and coaster phobia.

n't know where...This reaction is a way to describe what people feel when they are suffering from a phobia. A phobia is an intense, ridiculous amount of fear of something or a situation that is far fr ... e, ridiculous amount of fear of something or a situation that is far from what really could happen. Phobias affect people of all ages. The National Institute of Mental Health has stated that 5.1%-12.5 ...

(4 pages) 145 0 4.7 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

"Fear of fear" is a central feature of agoraphobia. A discussion what is meant by this statement.

Agoraphobia is defined as an "exaggerated fear of being in situations from which escape might be difficul ... defined as an "exaggerated fear of being in situations from which escape might be difficult". Agoraphobia is different from other phobias because agoraphobiacs are afraid of loosing control in public ... associated with a specific object or situation. It is so strong that the person suffering from the phobia will go out of their way to avoid it. Fear is defined as an "emotion experienced in the face ...

(1 pages) 45 1 4.5 Jun/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

"One Child" - the True Story Of a Young, Intelligent Teacher Striving to Reach a Wild, Unreachable, and Abused Child. Book by Torey Hayden

r that taught a class for the mentally retarded, impaired, abused, anyone with some type of extreme phobia, or extreme behavioral. Others refer to it not-so-affectionately as the "crazy class" and loo ...

(2 pages) 10 0 0.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Phobias

Phobias can be defines as a behavior disorder in which a person experiences persistent, intense, irr ... eriences persistent, intense, irrational, fear of a specific situation, object, or circumstances. A phobia is a fear which is overwhelming and causes a person to experience great apprehension of the s ... d causes a person to experience great apprehension of the specific object or situation. (Wikipedia).Phobias are extremely common and sometimes start in childhood for no apparent reason or after a trau ...

(3 pages) 42 0 3.7 Sep/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health

Stigiophobia (Fear of Hell)

The fear of hell. This phobia actually has four names. Hadephobia, Stygiophobia, and Stigiophobia or more commonly and simp ... y in your house or even just your bedroom.The symptoms of the fear are simple as probably any other phobia. Panic attacks, shortness of breath, irregular heartbeats, sweating a lot, probably feinting ... eapon or something on Halloween night.Some of the things that can cause someone to gain this crappy phobia is for starters, something happing in the past that caused you trauma and implanted that fear ...

(2 pages) 18 1 1.0 Jan/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health

Claustrophobia

Claustrophobia Hundreds of people go through anxiety attacks, deal with phobias, and some, a fear of enclose ... n realize that it's not just them; it is an actual problem that they can learn to cope with.Claustrophobia is "morbid"� fear of enclosed spaces. A more accurate description might be a fear of n ... ion might be a fear of not having an easy escape route. There still is not one actual cure for this phobia, but there are many treatments that may help you overcome your fear or improve it significant ...

(2 pages) 1302 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

The Definition Of Fear

ing in great danger, or that something terrible is going to happen. A fear can also be considered a phobia. A phobia is a fear which isn't justified by the presence of real danger or threat, or by any ... hreat, or by any rational cause. It is also a systematic avoidance of a situation which lead to it. Phobia is a type of panic reaction caused by specific stimuli or situations. Six of every ten people ...

(5 pages) 63 0 5.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Phobia

A phobia is an overpowering fear that involves an extreme and irrational dread of a certain object, ac ... t of being afraid. Many people have various diseases but there are a variety of treatments.Specific phobias are the most common, they involve things such as school, dentists, driving, water, balloons, ... usually not of the object itself but of some dire outcome, such as falling from an airplane.Simple phobias are those in which fear is stimulated by a single situation, activity, or object. Becuase it ...

(1 pages) 401 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Christmas Eve

r open, and my dads rip roaring Bonneville pulled into the garage. I was so afraid. My dad has this phobia of having a cold house. (In his early years, the house he grew up in, only had one fireplace, ...

(3 pages) 580 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

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r open, and my dads rip roaring Bonneville pulled into the garage. I was so afraid. My dad has this phobia of having a cold house. (In his early years, the house he grew up in, only had one fireplace, ...

(3 pages) 366 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Heterosexism

ts now start by looking how the textbook introduces the material.First, our textbook introduces homophobia and homohatred. Homophobia is frequently used to describe reactions in the United States to i ... reactions in the United States to individuals with a sexual orientation of either gay or lesbian. A phobia is defined by the Cambridge dictionary; as an extreme fear of a particular thing or situation ...

(8 pages) 45 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Homosexuality

Little Hans illustrates perfectly Freud's theories on infantile sexuality and the perversions. Discuss

was the son of one of Freud's followers, Max Graf. Graf was concerned with Han's behaviour and his phobia, so discussed the case with Freud. Freud used this opportunity with Grafs permission to explo ... terest in his own and others "widdler" shows a healthy sign in his psychosexual development but his phobia, which he develops, indicates that the neurotic symptoms have developed due to a suppressed d ...

(10 pages) 28 0 0.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Glossophobia-The Fear of public speaking

sinessNorth South UniversityBanani, Dhaka.Dear Miss Farha,Here is the report on the study of "Glossophobia-The Fear of Public Speaking" that you asked us to prepare.In this report you will get familia ... ng" that you asked us to prepare.In this report you will get familiar with our inspection of "glossophobia". We particularly focused on its symptoms, awareness amongst people and methods using which " ...

(14 pages) 38 0 0.0 Jun/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges