Edition 5

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Joan Bliss on her memories of working with the great Swiss psychologist

A personal view on overthrowing collective impostor syndrome, from Sarah Dale; the light-bulb moment that led Jan Stannard into psychology; the latest jobs, and how to advertise

President’s column; Research Digest award; the work of the Society’s Policy Support Unit; new CRB check benefit for members; and more

street prostitution; active listening; autism; history of neuroscience; self-awareness; and quantitative psychological research

Christopher Peterson and Nansook Park on the lasting impact of minimally sufficient research

A special issue of Perspectives on Psychological Science, published by the American Psychological Society, invited opinions from a variety of psychologists, including us (Diener, 2009). Our advice...

Jo Silvester talks to Jon Sutton on the eve of the General Election

Ray Crozier on an elusive phenomenon with implications for our understanding of emotion, expression and social anxiety

What causes us to blush? What functions, if any, does reddening of the face serve? This article reviews some recent attempts to address these questions. One strand of research aims to elucidate...

Richard J. McNally has some timely advice for those revising the diagnostic manuals

Traumatology is a vibrant field, yet the diagnosis of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) remains controversial 30 years after its ratification in the third edition of the Diagnostic and...

Christian Jarrett examines the psychology of the impostor phenomenon