Tomasz Witkowski

Tomasz Witkowski

Tomasz Witkowski is a psychologist, skeptic, and science writer. Among the books he has published are Psychology Gone Wrong, Psychology Led Astray, and Shaping Psychology.

The Victims’ Race

The Victims’ Race

On August 2nd, 2013, 14-year-old Hannah Smith of Leicestershire, England, took her own life. She had been receiving cruel messages on the social networking site Ask.fm for months, and her parents concluded that cyberbullying was the main cause of her suicide. But then evidence emerged that the hatred Hannah

Tomasz Witkowski
Tomasz Witkowski
mental health
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Suicide Prevention and the Social Science Cargo Cult

When white people began visiting the islands of the Pacific Ocean, the native peoples, fascinated by the abundance of good things coming to them, assiduously observed the visitors’ behaviour. They concluded that the great birds in the sky, filled with packing cases bearing the inscription “cargo,” were gifts from

Tomasz Witkowski
Tomasz Witkowski
Health