Edition 7

Jon Sutton talks to Gisli Gudjonsson CBE

David Crighton introduces a special feature

The UK and many other societies operate under the rule of law, meaning simply that various forms of, often highly formal, decision making are present. Psychology as a profession and psychologists...

the latest nuggets from the Society’s free Research Digest service

avatar therapy; MyConnectome; charitable giving; new Little Albert theory; registered reports; a review of a one-day conference on scientific research with psychedelic drugs

diagnosis debate – attack or thoughtful critique? FOR FULL LETTERS PAGES, DOWNLOAD PDF.

Michael Wang, Catherine Deeprose, Jackie Andrade and Ian F. Russell ask what general anaesthesia can tell us about consciousness, learning and memory

The aim of anaesthesia is to provide a temporary state of oblivion, from which a patient will awake without memory for surgery. Unfortunately, we will show here that absence of memory for surgery...

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Principal Lecturer at York St John University

Chelsea Flower Show; Man of Steel; TED talks; The Human Swarm; secular Sunday service; reader recommends; and more in our broader ‘Reviews’ section

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