Genetic Dissonance

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  1. Cognitive dissonance, the mental conflict that occurs when beliefs or assumptions are contradicted by new information. The unease or tension that the conflict arouses in people is relieved by one of several defensive maneuvers: they reject, explain away, or avoid the new information; persuade themselves that no conflict really exists; reconcile the differences; or resort to any other defensive.
  2. Genetic diseases and disorders are the result of anomalies in a gene or an entire part of the chromosome of an individual. They may arise due to spontaneous mutations or may be inherited from the parents. The current article provides a list of such genetic diseases and disorders.
  3. Cognitive dissonance is aroused by inconsistent beliefs and behaviors. Believing cigarettes are bad for your health, but smoking cigarettes anyway, can cause cognitive dissonance. To reduce cognitive dissonance, individuals can change their behavior, as in quitting smoking, or change their belief, such as discounting the evidence that smoking.
  4. Jun 29,  · At Family Tree DNA, your Y DNA and full sequence mitochondrial matches display a column titled Genetic Distance. One of the most common questions I receive is how to interpret genetic distance. Many people mistakenly assume that genetic distance is the number of generations to a common ancestor, but that is NOT AT ALL what genetic distance means..
  5. Mar 02,  · Once the genetic material was obtained from the lungs, spleen, liver, and heart of the Inuit woman’s corpse, scientists, in a scene reminiscent of the fictional movie “Jurassic Park” – in which genetic material from extinct dinosaurs is used to bring the creatures back to life – recreated the long-since dead Spanish flu in a U.S.
  6. Cognitive Dissonance by Genetics, released 10 April 1. Purposely Blind 2. Body Thetans 3. Evolutionary Level 4. Intermission 5. Proliferate 6. Man Made Utopia 7. Cognitive Dissonance 8. Speaking In Tongues Cognitive Dissonance is the debut album by the instrumental progressive metal collective Genetics. Genetics is SAMUEL JOSEPH and SHANE LEADBEATER.
  7. The cognitive dissonance observed in the present study, with 59% who believed a genetic link was important also considering adoption, was replicated in a population of sub/infertile women opting for adoption (van den Akker, unpublished observations).
  8. Cognitive dissonance can lead to irrational decision making as a person tries to reconcile his conflicting beliefs.” This dictionary definition can be a bit heady. Let’s take a look at another one from Ezonomics. “Cognitive dissonance is one of social psychology's most influential theories.

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