Dissertation Results on: “How Social Identity Influences Social and Emotional Loneliness”. In my research, I tested whether or not individuals will evaluate their level of
I have written many articles on here about loneliness and rejection, mainly because as a social psychologist I believe that these two variables are a root cause of many of our social and psychological problems in the world.
To start this article, I want to begin with a simple premise: Physical pain and the pain from being rejected are the same. The
By: Curtis Peterson © Recently I have been criticized for my views on loneliness, even though these views are deeply seated in current research on the
By: Curtis Peterson © This blog describes the historical development of the study of loneliness Early conceptions of loneliness associated the experience of loneliness with
By: Curtis Peterson © I have been asked a lot lately why I think a person’s social identity would reduce a person’s experience of loneliness.