Edition 7

Tadhg MacIntyre on the contribution of sport and exercise psychology and the Olympics to mainstream psychology

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

we meet Nancy Doyle and Maria Kordowicz to hear about setting up and running their own businesses

The first column from incoming Society President Peter Banister with Q&A; Northern Ireland Branch conference; consultation responses; and more

the learning powered school; effect sizes; anxiety and worry; developing destinies; online only reviews and more

Elizabeth Loftus talks to Lance Workman about life on the front line of the false memory debate

Craig Aaen-Stockdale searches for the truth in attempts to explain religious experience and behaviour

The burgeoning field of ‘neurotheology’ or ‘spiritual neuroscience’ attempts to explain religious experience and behaviour in neuroscientific terms. Research in this field can swing erratically...

We asked the question; psychologists answered

On the eve of the Olympics and Paralympics, Christian Jarrett dives into the psychology of competition

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