Adrian C. North and David J. Hargreaves introduce the special issue with a look at how music psychology is changing in the digital era
The digital revolution has led to music being increasingly integrated into the stream of daily life. This in turn has led to researchers showing greater interest in the effects of music on a wide...
child welfare and immigration control; placement courses; reviewing primary education; debt and mental health; retirement; immersive VR; and more
positive psychology; academia and applied; Strictly Come Dancing; pre-tertiary psychology education; scaring small children; and more
Professor of Music Psychology and Improvisation - including extra online-only questions and answers
Dean Keith Simonton examines biographical influences on composition and eminence
Ian Florance talks to Charlie Alcock about psychology in the community with hard-to-reach groups
President’s column; research excellence framework; effort in testing; and more
change management; the dopaminergic mind; others in mind; masculinities; and what your stuff says about you
Steven Livingstone on difficult paths and last taboos in Tolstoy’s Anna Karenina
Lauren Stewart on amusia, and the window it provides on musical development
Listening to music is effortless and highly rewarding for most of us. But people with congenital amusia have life-long difficulties in this regard – they don’t recognise tunes that would be...