Strengthening Democracy Challenge

Stanford’s Polarization and Social Change Lab, Northwestern’s Political Science Research Lab, and MIT’s Human Cooperation Lab are announcing the Strengthening Democracy Challenge, a large-scale competition that evaluates the effectiveness of interventions designed to reduce (a) anti-democratic attitudes, (b) support for partisan violence, and/or (c) partisan animosity. Please see THIS ANNOUNCEMENT for more details.

Joint Statement Regarding the School of Social Sciences Proposal for Change at the University of Western Australia

Joint Statement Regarding the School of Social Sciences Proposal for Change at the University of Western Australia The International Society of Political Psychology (ISPP) and the European Association of Social Psychology (EASP) have issued a statement in response to the situation at the University of Western Australia. Please click HERE to view the statement.

A new interdisciplinary Centre for the Politics of Feelings

A New Interdisciplinary Centre for the Politics of Feelings As the title of the Centre suggests, the aim is to conduct interdisciplinary research on emotional politics.  The Centre intends to create the intellectual space where the life sciences and the social sciences and humanities disciplines can meet. The Centre’s website can be found here  https://www.politics-of-feelings.com/  where you… Read More A new interdisciplinary Centre for the Politics of Feelings