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Discover the new Social and Cultural  Psychology of Professor Paul Stenner in a new book ‘Experience on the Edge: Theorising Liminality’

The book is described by its editors Brady Wagoner and Tania Zittoun as follows: 'This volume grew out of an event - the first of the Innovations in Psychology Lecture Series (formerly the 'Niels Bohr Lectures in Cultural Psychology') - hosted by the Centre for Cultural Psychology at Aalborg University, Denmark. Each year, a rising… Continue reading Discover the new Social and Cultural  Psychology of Professor Paul Stenner in a new book ‘Experience on the Edge: Theorising Liminality’

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In Dialogue with Dr Lee Curley about his Talk at the OPRC Launch Event

'An empirical investigation into the utility of the not proven verdict'. Sue: What’s this talk all about, Lee? Lee: This talk is about Scotland’s unique not proven verdict. In Scotland, juries can give one of three verdicts: guilty, not guilty and not proven. The prior verdicts are used in the same way in Scotland as… Continue reading In Dialogue with Dr Lee Curley about his Talk at the OPRC Launch Event

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Call For ESRC GUDTP PhD Applications is Open!

The Grand Union Doctoral Training Partnership (GUDTP) for October 2022 is now open The Grand Union DTP is based around ‘pathways’ to which prospective students apply. The DTP has a two-stage application process. Prospective students apply to the OU in the first instance. Successful applicants will be affiliated with The Open Psychology Research Centre (OPRC)… Continue reading Call For ESRC GUDTP PhD Applications is Open!

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In Dialogue with Professor Paul Stenner about his Talk at the OPRC Launch Event

'The Experience of Time in Pandemics and Beyond: Views from an Open Psychology' Eka: What’s this talk all about, Paul? Paul: In this talk I’m trying to make sense of how we experience time, and why that matters to us. Time is quite difficult to get your head around, but I have a hunch that the way time… Continue reading In Dialogue with Professor Paul Stenner about his Talk at the OPRC Launch Event

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Introducing a New Psychology Technical Lead in the School of Psychology & Counselling, Jade Peters

Jade Peters joins the School as a Psychology Technical Lead. We asked her about herself and her work. What are your academic/psychology interests? Throughout my work, I aim to give voices to those with lived experiences. This includes those with mental illnesses, but also spans to trauma, victim blaming, the experience of being ‘female’ in… Continue reading Introducing a New Psychology Technical Lead in the School of Psychology & Counselling, Jade Peters