Edition 6

reports from the Society’s Annual Conference in Harrogate, including: Alex Haslam and Robin Dunbar covering each other’s keynotes; asylum seekers; social media; Presidential Address; magicians, mesmerists and mediums; the 2011 riots; contemporary masculinities; revisiting the classics; ethics; working memory and education; nostalgia; and more. Download PDF for full version.

and the latest nuggets from the Society’s free Research Digest service

the launch of DSM-5; hospital passport; emotional support following stroke; nudge unit; fist clenching and memory; replication; awards

diagnosis debate; humour; stupidity; the academic backlog; disabled scientists; A-level; the virtual conference; and more

Kevin Browne (University of Nottingham) talks to Lance Workman about his international work on institutional childcare practices

Download PDF for photo by Peter Forster (University of Worcester), who wins our first ever photography competition. ‘Big picture’ ideas? [email protected].

Professor of Management and Applied Psychology at Athabasca University in Canada, and Executive Director, Centre for Innovative Management

David Cohen delves into some intriguing and bizarre connections

Louise Fryer with the latest in our series for budding writers (see www.bps.org.uk/newvoices for more information)

is psychology being taken for a ride?; pioneers; experiences of war; Being Human; A Box of Birds; Light Show; All in the Mind; and more