CUSP, Psychology in the world, Research in the School

Citizenship under Covid-19

As the pandemic proceeds, the first academic research on its effects is being published. Social psychologist Dr Eleni Andreouli writes about how the Covid-19 experience has changed UK political discourse and models of citizenship. Covid-19 has certainly altered the fundamentals of the way we live our lives. For the most part, the ‘science’ of Covid-19… Continue reading Citizenship under Covid-19

CUSP, Psychology in the world, Social Psychology

Brief reflections on a royal death

There have been criticisms of the excessive media coverage of the death of the Duke of Edinburgh. Professor Stephanie Taylor risks adding to the discussion with some reflections linked to discursive and narrative psychology. The British royal family can be categorised as celebrities, but of a particular kind. The social psychologist Michael Billig wrote a… Continue reading Brief reflections on a royal death

Events, Psychology in the world

Stop Press: BPS Special Group in Coaching Psychology Annual Conference 9-10 May 2021

This online conference will be relevant to anyone who wants to understand how evidence-based coaching psychology interventions can help us to flourish and thrive in an increasingly complex world.    The central theme of the 2021 Special Group in Coaching Psychology conference theme is Transforming systems through coaching.  This will be split into the 3 topics:  Personal… Continue reading Stop Press: BPS Special Group in Coaching Psychology Annual Conference 9-10 May 2021

Events, Psychology, Psychology in the world

Seminar: (Re)thinking racisms: The recursive and the new

Open University Black and Minority Ethnic Researchers Group “(Re)thinking racisms: The recursive and the new” Professor Ann Phoenix Thursday 25th March 2021 Online seminar (Microsoft Teams) 14:00 – 16:00 We are delighted to invite you to ““(Re)thinking racisms: The recursive and the new”, the third in a series of events hosted by the OU’s newly-created Black and Minority Ethnic Researchers Group… Continue reading Seminar: (Re)thinking racisms: The recursive and the new