January 2014

the usual mix of books and other media reviews, including the psychodynamics of film discussed in a review of Visible Mind: Movies, Modernity and the Unconscious

Alana James reports from a ‘Getting Published and Planning Your Career’ workshop

The British Psychological Society Journals – Our Legacy, Our Future

The British Psychological Society Journals – Our Legacy, Our Future

Martin Milton on André Carl van der Merwe’s novel Moffie

Chris French tells Lance Workman about his journey into weird stuff

Sue Whitcombe looks at broken child–parent relationships and the damage they can cause, in the latest in our series for budding writers

Emily Balcetis outlines research on how desires and motivations change perceptions in the eyes of the beholder

People assume that when they look at the world around them, they see it as it is. They think that the sleeping beauty they see laying on the bed next to them in the morning is in fact their...

Narinder Kapur asks what psychology has to offer

The Mid Staffordshire Hospital scandal and the resultant Francis public inquiry caused major reverberations across the NHS. Psychology as a discipline can contribute to an understanding of key...

Macbeth effect; effectiveness of headlines; language and brain lateralisation