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(Science: psychology) The internal individual struggle resulting from incompatible or opposing needs, drives, or external and internal demands. In group interactions, competitive or opposing action of incompatibles: antagonistic state or action (as of divergent ideas, interests, or persons).

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Evolutionary psychology

... evolution to eliminate some of our unusable inherited psychological mechanisms. Personally i think alot of modern psychiatric disorders arise from conflict between our out-dated instincts and modern culture demands. In some cases understanding what is the cause of our emotion can help us control ...

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by Korrhil
Mon Dec 22, 2014 4:22 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Evolutionary psychology
Replies: 2
Views: 1923

undeviating outlook counsel

... habits are doubtlessly compare favourably with to that of what we do ourselves, antics may contain irritating and annoying stunts. What is the conflict between over urgent mix-up actions to that of what others do, fortunately during the others they gain superintend to desist from what it is ...

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by Ficharemongyhre
Wed Jul 09, 2014 11:27 am
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Detect influenza in saliva
Replies: 14
Views: 22359


... the beneficial traits that are selected for, but I am proposing a mechanism by which a harmful trait could be selected for. But in this case, the conflict is between gene and individual, not individual and group. For example, IF a Y-mutation made meiosis II impossible with an X-chromosome present, ...

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by wildfunguy
Sat Aug 10, 2013 6:02 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Do chromosomses ever get competitive?
Replies: 9
Views: 11119


... you. I guess that means that we need to redefine "free will"- maybe "The ability to make decisions without major amounts of outside conflict".

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by Ahsmeah
Thu Feb 07, 2013 2:20 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Do We Have The Freedom Of Choice?
Replies: 27
Views: 38052

Re: If God's a myth, isn't Evolution Science Fiction?

... evolution is a collection of observations and an attempt to make logical sense out of them. That's what God gave us a brain for. Just because it conflicts with the theory put forth by those who wrote the Bible does not deny God. The God/creation vs. No God/evolution is a stupid, fake conflict. ...

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by Rap
Sun Nov 11, 2012 12:42 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: If God's a myth, isn't Evolution Science Fiction?
Replies: 9
Views: 5497
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