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Cultural and social psychology in the real world: a conversation

What role do cultural and social psychology play in tackling real-world issues, such as post-conflict reconciliation, community resilience in face of crises and broader global challenges such as those posed by the Covid-19 pandemic? In this video, Dr Sandra Obradovic (OU) is joined by Professor Sandra Jovchelovitch (London School of Economics) and Dr Maria Cecilia… Continue reading Cultural and social psychology in the real world: a conversation

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Social psychology, the Internet and young people’s lives today: An interview with Sonia Livingstone

Prof. Paul Stenner from the School interviews Prof. Sonia Livingstone, Professor of Social Psychology at the London School of Economics.   Watch the interview here: Opening Psychology for Changing Times | Open Psychology Research Centre Prof. Livingstone's research focuses on the Psychology of Media, including children, media and the internet. Talking with Paul Stenner, she discusses… Continue reading Social psychology, the Internet and young people’s lives today: An interview with Sonia Livingstone

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Opening Psychology Launch highlights 3 – Critical Social Psychology presentations

As part of the launch programme for the School's new research centre, we feature online research presentations from Dr Karen Hagan, on bullying, and Dr David Kaposi, on Milgram and implicit violence. Hold these dates! Attend the whole launch programme or select the events that interest you. Full details of the programme can be found… Continue reading Opening Psychology Launch highlights 3 – Critical Social Psychology presentations

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Opening Psychology launch highlights 2 – The professorial lectures

To launch the School's new research centre, our professors are presenting a series of 30-minute online lectures. Hold these dates!  Attend the whole launch programme or select the events that interest you. Full details of the programme can be found here https://www.open.ac.uk/centres/psychology/sites/www.open.ac.uk.centres.psychology/files/files/events/OPENPSY-CENTRE%20LAUNCH-PROGRAMME-2021.pdf Registration is free and now open on this link.  Open Psychology Research Centre website: https://www.open.ac.uk/centres/psychology/  The professorial lectures Monday… Continue reading Opening Psychology launch highlights 2 – The professorial lectures

Psychology and Counselling research centre, Psychology in the world, Research in the School

Opening Psychology launch highlights – Research in the ‘real world’

To launch the new psychology research centre, we are running a programme of online events from 28th June to 6th July. On Friday 2nd July, the focus will be on research in the School that has 'real world' applications.  Darren Langdridge will talk about sexual citizenship and the continuing limitations placed on diverse sexualities, even in societies,… Continue reading Opening Psychology launch highlights – Research in the ‘real world’