Our pick of this week’s 10 best psychology and neuroscience links:
The Ultimate Psychology Reading List
For more than seven years, The Psychologist has been asking eminent psychologists to recommend books and journal articles.
The Vice Guide To Mental Health
The Canada-based magazine launches a new vertical devoted to mental health.
The People Who Are Lost in Time
At BBC Future, I reported on some of the strange causes and consequences of amnesia.
The Psychologist Annual Conference Special Edition
An exclusive digital edition produced to mark the British Psychological Society’s flagship event, held in Liverpool 5-7 May. It comprises archive material from speakers at this year’s conference.
Cutting The Body to Cure the Mind
The Lancet looks back on the rise and fall of treatments like leucotomy and ovariotomy.
Science Shows Humblebragging Doesn’t Even Work
Better to just brag than “humblebrag”, says new study.
Is Happiness Worth Measuring?
The Guardian hosts a debate on whether the government should be worried about the state of the nation’s wellbeing or should concentrate instead on what makes people feel unhappy.
Madness and Meaning
Depictions of mental illness through history, from the Paris Review
Living With Being Dead
Erika Hayasaki at Medium explores the cotard delusion.
First Results From Psychology’s Largest Reproducibility Test
Nature reports on an attempt to reproduce the findings from 100 psychology studies.
Post compiled by Christian Jarrett (@psych_writer) for the BPS Research Digest.