Edition 2

selections from the Research Digest

Christian Jarrett examines the relevance of the idea of sin to modern life, and introduces a special ‘sin week’ on the Society’s Research Digest blog at http://www.researchdigest.org.uk/blog

the government’s ‘Nudge Unit’; New Year Honours; tuition fees protests; London Lectures reports;

history poster; mind wandering; W.H.R Rivers; sex differences; and more

Claire’s life, 9:53–10:42 Stamford, England, June. Photos by Claire’s SenseCam. Does your work lend itself to a striking image??Get in touch on [email protected] DOWNLOAD PDF FOR FREE POSTER

Clare O’Loghlen and her twin sister Maeve O’Loghlen on alternative routes from shared origins

Louise Elliman looks at the strengths associated with Asperger’s syndrome, from a social model of disability perspective

There is currently much controversy over the status of Asperger’s syndrome (AS) and how individuals with AS should be viewed within society. Is AS a disorder in need of diagnosis and treatment, or...