Psychology & Neuroscience Theses
The School of Psychology & Neuroscience has consistently been ranked one of the best research departments in the UK. Our research is broadly organised around 5 research themes, namely human cognition, neuroscience, origins of mind, perception, and social psychology, with many members of the School carrying out research in more than one theme. Researchers from the School also contribute to numerous interdisciplinary research centres and institutes.
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(University of St Andrews, 2020-07-31) - Thesis
The impact of counter-narratives on inclusive identity and reconciliation support in the context of anti-communist sentiment in Indonesia (University of St Andrews, 2020-12-01) - ThesisPsychologists have argued that counter-narratives play an important role in reconciliation processes. However, limited experimental evidence exists to explain the conditions of when counter-narratives are most effective. ...
(University of St Andrews, 2020-12-01) - ThesisGroup processes in emergencies and disasters have been studied for decades by psychologists, and they have developed many theories to explain collective behaviours. One of the most recent and reasonable theoretical frameworks ...
(University of St Andrews, 2020-07-30) - ThesisHuman adults excel at inferring and exploiting the causal relations in the world. This certainly contributed to the unprecedented advancements in many areas of life from technology to health and astronomy, not seen in other ...
(University of St Andrews, 2019-12-03) - Thesis