Nick Neave and Daryl B. O’Connor describe their research into the complex effects of this hormone
The steroid hormone testosterone has long been associated with various male-typical behaviours. This review first highlights key issues in behavioural endocrinology, and then provides a brief...
Toni Brennan on the socio-psychological functions of a quintessentially social activity
Gossip – only ‘others’ do it, right? This article attempts to shed light on this ubiquitous and often frowned upon human activity. In recent times, social psychology and allied disciplines have...
David L. Vogel and Nathaniel G. Wade explain that it’s not just about what others think
The fear of being stigmatised by others often leads people to avoid professional help. This stigma can also be internalised, further reducing the likelihood of seeking help. Understanding these...
Including pollution, child and mental health services, buggies, Manchester Lectures and much more
Including the first 'guest columns' in the revamped 'Letters' section
Anniversary Professor of Psychology and Gender Studies, Birkbeck, University of London. Includes online only questions
Herbert A. Friedman on the why and how of an unusual form of propaganda.
Andrew Manley and Jason Codner outline postgraduate training issues you should consider when choosing between applied practice and academia