Resources - Appendices

30-Second Psychology: The 50 Most Thought-provoking Psychology Theories, Each Explained in Half a Minute - Christian Jarrett 2011



Eye and Brain

Richard L. Gregory (Oxford University Press, 1997)

The Head Trip: Adventures on the Wheel of Consciousness

Jeff Warren (Random House, 2007)

The History of Psychology: Fundamental Questions

Margaret P. Munger (editor) (Oxford University Press, 2003)

How the Mind Works

Steven Pinker (Allen Lane, 1998)

How to Think Straight About Psychology

Keith E. Stanovich (Pearson Education, 2009)

Into the Silent Land: Travels in Neuropsychology

Paul Broks (Atlantic Books, 2004)


Stuart Sutherland (Pinter & Martin Ltd, 2007)

The Language Instinct

Steven Pinker (Harper Perennial Modern Classics, 1997)

Mind Hacks: Tips & Tools for Using Your Brain

Tom Stafford and Matt Webb (O’Reilly, 2004)

Nature via Nurture: A Fantastic Romp Through 24 Hours in the Life of Your Brain

Matt Ridley (Harper Perennial, 2004)

The Oxford Companion to the Mind

Richard L. Gregory (Oxford University Press, 2004)

The Rough Guide to Psychology

Christian Jarrett (Penguin, 2011)

Social Psychology: The Second Edition

Roger Brown (Simon & Schuster, 1985)

This Book Has Issues, Adventures in Popular Psychology

Christian Jarrett and Joannah Ginsburg (Continuum, 2008)


Psychological Science

The Psychologist

Scientific American Mind


BPS Research Digest

A highly readable summary of the latest psychology research.

Classics in the History of Psychology

An online repository of hundreds of documents by renowned psychologists from Allport to Lovelace to Wundt.

Frontal Cortex

Fascinating psychology and neuroscience insights from Jonah Lehrer, author of How We Decide.

Mind Hacks

Fascinating insights on psychology research and news, with links to great psychology articles and blog posts across the web.


Neurophilosophy is a weblog about molecules, minds and everything in between.

Project Implicit

Participate in new research about unconscious stereotyping.

Research Blogging

Click on ’psychology’ for the latest blog posts about recent peer-reviewed psychology research.

Test Your Morals

Test your own morals at this site run by psychologist Jonathan Haidt and his colleagues.

Track Your Happiness

Take part in an iPhone-based happiness research project. Run by Dan Gilbert, author of Stumbling on Happiness.