Edition 10

Kairen Cullen on how coverage of psychologists’ involvement in the Paralympics expresses the essence of the profession; Jon Sutton on the joy of serendipity; and more

Nuggets from the Society's free Research Digest service - see www.researchdigest.org.uk/blog for more.

fMRI-based lie detection; animal consciousness; media violence; modern-day Phineas Gage; and more

playing second fiddle to medics?; A-level; participant observation; and more

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Jennifer Wallis investigates the history of ‘general paralysis of the insane’ in the Victorian asylum.