Here is a list of links I found in Research Gate about how to manipulate others. This is the kind of information that sociopaths feed off and use. Use this information to protect yourself.
- The new science of online persuasion
- Male anger tool
- How to plant ideas in someone’s mind
- The psychology of language: Why some words are more persuasive than others
- How to be an effective liar
- Eye contact may make people more resistant to persuasion
- Want to convince? Use abstract rather than concrete language
Above inks were contributed by Joachim Pimiskern. Below are some links on persuasion from Psyblog. Not all techniques of persuasion are simply the tools of predators or psychopaths. Persuasion techniques can be used in a negative way but they can also be used for good.
- How to Influence People
- The Persuasive Power of Swearing
- Loudest Voice = Majority Opinion
- Don’t Take No For An Answer
- The Influence of Fleeting Attraction
- Caffeine Makes Us Easier to Persuade
- Persuasion: The Right-Ear Advantage
- Balanced Arguments Are More Persuasive
- The Battle Between Thoughts and Emotions in Persuasion
- Are Fast Talkers More Persuasive?
- Persuasion: The Sleeper Effect
- Communicating Persuasively: Email or Face-to-Face?
- The Influence of Positive Framing
- The Illusion of Truth
- 9 Propaganda Techniques in Michael Moore’s Fahrenheit 9/11
- Persuasion: The Third-Person Effect
- 20 Simple Steps to the Perfect Persuasive Message
- Why Stories Sell: Transportation Leads to Persuasion
- How To Encourage People To Change Their Own Minds
- When Does Reverse Psychology Work?
- The One (Really Easy) Persuasion Technique Everyone Should Know
- The Single Most Effective Method for Influencing People Fast
- 9 Ways The Mind Resists Persuasion and How To Sustain or Overcome Them
- How To Make Persuasive Eye Contact
When you see these techniques being used on you, hopefully your alarm system will go off enabling you to outsmart your manipulator. Were any of these techniques ever used on you to accomplish something that benefited the manipulator, but not you?
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