rationality for mortals; adjusting to life after deployment; stories of recovery and hope; and more, including web-only reviews
Catherine Campbell (Professor of Social Psychology at the London School of Economics) talks with psychologist, feminist, activist and film-maker Janice Haaken about the challenges facing the domestic violence movement
Can incivility lead to a spiral of aggression and tarnish a culture? Christine L. Porath and Amir Erez investigate.
What do we know about the effects of rudeness? Studies show that even when the target of rudeness does not exact retribution, performance plummets, whether measured using cognitive or creative...
Phil Banyard, Uta Frith, Sarah Haywood, Fiona Jones, Christian Jarrett, Annette Karmiloff-Smith, David Lavallee, Elizabeth Loftus, Catherine Loveday, Neil Macrae and Jon Sutton give their memories of this year’s event in Glasgow. DOWNLOAD THE PDF FOR THE FULL SET OF REPORTS
Sinéad Rhodes on the risks of the media’s generic view of psychologists
nuggets from the Research Digest
the future of undergraduate psychology; Royal Society fellows; gossip and vision;echolocation
speaking out on Coalition cuts; new phrenology; and Kanazawa strikes again
Alex Forsythe and the late Noel Sheehy look to aesthetics, fractals and more in order to understand art.
Which can provide the deeper understanding of beauty: science or art? Can science advance our understanding of beauty? To what extent is there beauty in science? It is often said that...