In this series, I dig a little deeper into the meaning of psychology-related terms. This week's term is the just world fallacy. Just world fallacy as cognitive bias The just world fallacy, also known as the just world hypothesis, is a common type of cognitive bias – a shortcut that the mind unconsciously takes when… Continue reading What Is… the Just World Fallacy
I used to have a bad habit of Google stalking people and then feeling shitty about myself as a result. I've managed to put a lid on it, though.... at least mostly. And then I did a post about workplace bullying. Since I was feeling somewhat shitty about myself anyway, I decided to give in… Continue reading Was Karma Run Over By a Bus?