Edition 9

Sick of meetings? Jon Sutton and Abi Millar look to psychology for a cure

For many employees, meetings are an important part of their work diary. They can provide leaders with a way to communicate their vision, serve as a cornerstone of democracy and help organisations...

Richard Overy, Professor of History at the University of Exeter, in conversation with Stephen Reicher and Alex Haslam

Film scholar Kathryn Millard looks at Stanley Milgram as filmmaker. For Kathryn's new film on the subject, see http://shockroomfilm.com

Jerry M. Burger updates the enduring legacy of the Milgram Obedience Studies

Stanley Milgram’s widow, Alexandra Milgram, with her personal take on his life

Stephen D. Reicher and S. Alexander Haslam introduce a special feature which reconnects with Milgram’s vision for social psychology

Stanley Milgram had an epic vision for social psychology: to create strong experimental contexts that would demonstrate the power of the social world to shape individual behaviour. Consistent with...

from the European Congress of Psychology and the Division of Counselling Psychology conference (download PDF for full set of reports)

Mark Sergeant on phone hacking, Schadenfreude and ethics

selections from the Research Digest

University College London, Psychology and Language Sciences; Spearman Medal winner 2011. Includes web-only answers.