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Albert Bandura, 1925-2021

We’re deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Albert Bandura, one of the most honored and influential psychologists and researchers of his time, and a beloved Macmillan author. Our thoughts are with his family, friends, and colleagues.   Bandura was a…

Sports Psychologists Support Olympians

Particularly important today after Simone Biles withdraws from team competition in Tokyo Olympics. Going for Gold: How Sport Psychologists are Helping Olympians https://www.apa.org/topics/mental-health/going-for-gold Source: macmillan psych community

Examine the Peer Review Process

Excellent resource for students! Gain insight into the peer review process by examining published peer reviews: https://plos.org/published-peer-review-examples/ Source: macmillan psych community

Writing Better Demographic Questions

Ever found yourself stuck while writing demographic questions? If so, see this guide: Bad Gender Measures and How To Avoid Them https://devonprice.medium.com/bad-gender-measures-how-to-avoid-them-23b8f3a503a6 Source: macmillan psych community

Why You Don't Believe in Happiness Anymore

Five conditions that cause people to abandon happiness: https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/when-kids-call-the-shots/202106/why-you-don-t-believe-in-happiness-anymore Source: macmillan psych community

Psychology Book Bingo: Summer 2021

Summer 2021: June 1 to August 31 Sports psychology Recommended by a member of the Society for the Teaching of Psychology History of psychology Written by a person with a disability Recommended by a colleague at your institution Written by…

Therapy dogs on campus: Experiment example, assignment, or discussion

If you are looking to freshen up your examples of experiments, here’s a pretty readable one from an open access journal. Pendry, P., Carr, A. M., Vandagriff, J. L., & Gee, N. R. (2021). Incorporating human–animal interaction into academic stress…

Makeup and Morality

For women, perceptions of intelligence and morality change based on how much makeup they’re wearing: https://www.psypost.org/2021/05/study-suggests-that-women-wearing-heavier-makeup-are-perceived-as-having-less-mental-capacity-and-less-moral-status-60837 Source: macmillan psych community