Edition 2

Senior Lecturer at Brunel University. Includes online only answers.

EEG equipment donated by Plymouth University to Plymouth High School for Girls, being demonstrated by Dr Jeremy Goslin with help from students Claire Hooper and Mabel Barclay. Send your ideas for ‘Big picture’ to [email protected].

Craig E. Stephenson looks at their significance in the history of the science of mind

… plus the usual mix of books and other media reviews

Ian Florance interviews Jackie Abell, a Reader in Psychology at Coventry University and Director of Research for the African Lion and Environmental Research Trust, based in Livingstone, Zambia, about taking social psychology into the lion's den.

President’s column; Public Engagement award
and grants; The Psychologist bath; and more

Marinus van IJzendoorn met Jon Sutton at the European Congress of Psychology and talked about his research on differential susceptibility in child development

 

Don Harris discusses the role of human error in air accidents and how aviation psychology has contributed to making flying as safe as possible

1754 people were killed on British roads in 2012. In the corresponding period 306 people worldwide died as a result of accidents to commercial jet transport aircraft. Aviation has developed a...

Anna Roberts makes the case for improving mental health services in prisons, with the latest in our series for budding writers

Daniel Freeman and Jason Freeman consider men, women and mental health. Plus listen to an interview with Daniel.

‘Women become insane’, opined the Victorian psychiatrist G. Fielding Blandford, ‘during pregnancy, after parturition, during lactation; at the age when the catamenia [periods] first appear and...