Edition 9

John A. Groeger introduces a special issue with a look at how to manage the menaces and maximise the merits of mass motoring

Psychological perspectives on drivers and driving have been with us for since before the advent of mass motoring. The car’s unique potential to afford freedom and compromise safety has been a...

Jennifer Wild on responding to mass shootings; Jon Sutton on the mental health debate; and more

nuggets from the Society’s Research Digest

polygraph; well-being; fraud; report from the PsyPAG conference

the soul; stigma; international assistance; in praise of cheap research; and more

Lecturer in the UCL Department of Cognitive, Perceptual and Brain Sciences

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Alison Torn on the colourful case of Mary Barnes

The psychology of sustainable transport Birgitta Gatersleben moves on from the car, with help from Niamh Murtagh

Cars contribute to local air pollution, traffic danger, congestion and poor physical health due to lack of exercise. If the final goal of sustainable development is to sustain or improve the...

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