The Empathy Instinct: How to Create a More Civil Society by Peter Bazalgette (John Murray; Hb £16.99) reviewed by Dr Chris Timms.
How to Understand Your Gender: A Practical Guide for Exploring Who You Are by Alex Iantaffi & Meg-John Barker (Jessica Kingsley Publishers; Pb £14.99). Reviewed by Dr Adam Jowett, Senior Lecturer in Psychology, Coventry University.
The Oxford Handbook of the Science of Science Communication by Kathleen Jamieson, Dan Kahan & Dietram Scheufele (Eds.) Oxford (University Press; Hb £105.00) reviewed by Phil Loring.
Craig A. Harper (Nottingham Trent University) watches 'Stacey Dooley Investigates… Second Chance Sex Offenders'.
'Bad Psychology: How Forensic Psychology Left Science Behind', by Robert A. Forde (Jessica Kingsley; Pb £9.99), reviewed by Dr Adrian Needs from the University of Portsmouth.
Thoughts on Charlie Brooker's latest Netflix season of 'Black Mirror'.
Dr Sally Marlow (National Addiction Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, King's College London) watches the play 'Still Ill' at the New Diorama Theatre.
Dr Francis Quinn visits an exhibition at the Wellcome Collection in London: 'Can Graphic Design Save Your Life?'
Kirsty Graham (University of York) examines the contradictions in a new documentary about Jane Goodall.
'Can’t You Hear Them? The Science and Significance of Hearing Voices', by Simon McCarthy-Jones (Jessica Kingsley; Pb £13.99).
'Character Strengths Interventions: A Field Guide for Practitioners' by R.M. Niemiec (Hogrefe; Pb £40.32)
Emily Mackey visits 'Hannah Ryggen: Woven Histories', an exhibition showing at Modern Art Oxford.
Jo North watches a Channel 4 documentary, Finding Me a Family.
Francis Quinn visits 'Can Graphic Design Save Your Life?', a free exhibition at the Wellcome Collection, London.
Richard Cheston watches Marjorie Prime, a science-fiction film written and directed by Michael Almereyda.
Andrew Silke visits the Age of Terror: Art since 9/11 exhibition at the Imperial War Museum.
Stacey A. Bedwell reviews Human Neuroanatomy (2nd edn), by James R. Augustine (Wiley; Hb £104.00)
Niall James Holohan reviews Why Buddhism Is True: The Science and Philosophy of Meditation and Enlightenment (Robert Wright Simon & Schuster; Hb £20.00).
Professor Richard Wiseman reviews The Oxford Compendium of Visual Illusions.
The Oxford Compendium of Visual Illusions
Arthur Shapiro & Dejan Todorovic (Eds.)
Oxford University Press; Hb £162.50
'Professor Marston and the Wonder Women', reviewed by George Sik.
Sally Marlow and Hilary Brodsky review 'Gin for Breakfast' at the Tristan Bates Theatre.
Basma Alharthy visits an exhibition at the Barbican Art Gallery.
Can both fiction and non-fiction restore it?
Amy Orben on Jean Twenge's new book.
Paul Moloney reviews 'The Masses are the Ruling Classes' by William Epstein.