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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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The Experience of Time in Pandemics and Beyond: Views from an Open Psychology

For many, the pandemic has introduced the paradoxical feeling of living through momentous change while also experiencing a sense of something akin to paralysis. This talk unpacks the experience of time and explores how ‘the present’ can be disrupted by liminal events, sometimes transforming the future into a past future whilst calling out for a… Continue reading The Experience of Time in Pandemics and Beyond: Views from an Open Psychology

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New developments in psychology: insights from our research groups

Recently, members of the School's research groups recorded their conversations with other academics in their fields: Paul Stenner from CuSP talked to Prof. Sonia Livingstone about social psychology, the internet and young people's lives todayDavid Kaposi from PHeW talked to Prof. Peter Fonagy about openness, psychoanalysis, mentalisation and trustSarah Laurence from FCRG talked to Prof.… Continue reading New developments in psychology: insights from our research groups

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Machines for the making of gods

Can humans really be machines? Can machines ever become really human? The first issue of a new journal, the International Review of Theoretical Psychologies (IRTP) has gone public, and it contains some fresh reflections on these questions and many others. The first volume of this open access and online journal has been given the title ‘Measured Lives… Continue reading Machines for the making of gods

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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