International recognition for Geoff Beattie’s new book ‘Selfless: A Psychologist’s Journey through Identity and Social Class’

Geoff Beattie’s new book ‘Selfless’ was the subject of a long (one-hour) interview conducted by the CEO of IAFOR and played in full at the 11th Asian Conference on Asian Studies in Tokyo in June. The theme of the conference was resilience. In ‘Selfless’, Beattie takes the reader on a journey through his early life […]

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New Brazilian edition of Geoff Beattie and Laura McGuire’s ‘The Psychology of Climate Change’.

Geoff Beattie and Laura McGuire were very pleased to see a Portuguese translation of their book ‘The Psychology of Climate Change’ just published in Brazil. Climate change is the most pressing problem that we as a species face, or have ever faced. Science tells us unambiguously what effect it will have on our planet and […]

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Understanding the relationship between addiction and poverty in combating disadvantage in society

The British Neuroscience Association (BNA) has approximately 2,000 members, and claims to be the largest organisation in the United Kingdom dedicated to promoting neuroscience and the work of neuroscientists. Neuroscience is essentially concerned with studying the functioning and structure of the brain and nervous system. However, the 2021 BNA Festival, held online due to the […]

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EHU psychologist informs policy on the impacts of living online

Dr Linda Kaye was recently selected as the representative for the British Psychological Society (BPS) to give oral evidence to the House of Lords (House of Lords COVID-19 Committee) as part of their response to their recent call for evidence about the long-term impact of living online. Dr Kaye is Chair of the BPS Cyberpsychology […]

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Edge Hill psychologists inform Parliamentary committee on climate change

Professor Geoff Beattie and Dr Laura McGuire were independently invited to contribute to the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) Committee’s report on “COP26: Principles and Priorities – a POST survey of expert views”. This report was prepared for the Secretary of State for BEIS and Minister for COP26 by the Parliamentary Office […]

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