Psychology

An update on recent posts

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Catch up on recent posts on the School blog!

Academics from the School of Psychology and Counselling have been researching the major issues that are currently confronting all of us

  • David Jones writes about the death of George Floyd, and the Black Lives Matter movement (George Floyd: The Shameful Psychosocial Dynamics of ‘Race’, Violence and Hatred)
  • David Kaposi writes about Covid 19 (The Covid 19 pandemic as a liminal hotspot)
  • Sue Nieland writes about the impact of Covid on the elderly (They’re killing my participants!)
  • Members of CuSP presented at a virtual conference (The Psychology of Global Crises).

The blog introduces new research in the School.

  • Lara Frumkin and a colleague have been investigating prejudice within the criminal justice system (Bias against witnesses?)
  • Sandra Roper and Rose Capdevila have researched stepmothering (What is means to be a stepmother)
  • John Dixon and colleagues have studied the ‘peace walls’ in Belfast (When the walls come tumbling down?)
  • Eleni Andreouli and colleagues present research on sexual citizenship (Sexual citizenship: a crucial social psychological issue)
  • Lisa Lazard, Catriona Havard and Rose Capdevila have contributed to a film about ‘sharenting‘ (A film about sharenting: Are you sharing too much online?)
  • Graham Pike and Camilla Elphick report on new research about eyewitnesses (Using the eyes of eyewitnesses?)
  • Karen Hagan is studying bullying (With us or against us? New research directions)
  • John Dixon has revisited classic research on group processes (With us or against us? New research directions).

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