Compliance and Obedience

the Real Hustle...

Child Of Rage: Reactive Detachment Disorder

Bolwby etc

a brief introduction to the big guy's attachment theory...

More EWT

A short video about the fallibility of EWT...

Loftus and the Car Crash

Eyewitness Testimony

Coincidence

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Nina Kulagina

Silly but...

Anorexia

Warning: images may be disturbing

This one is about Isabelle Caro

Here's Living On Air, a documentary about Eating Disorders

And here's one on male anorexia:

The Bystander Effect



The Science Of Attraction

Profile Pictures



The Halo Effect



The Smell Of Attraction



Familar Faces



Dating Techniques

Is Seeing Believing? The Whole Thing

Almost all of this is at least slightly relevant...

Ideal for revision...

Rubber Hand Illusion 2

The McGurk Effect 2

A better explanation, I think....

Blindsight

Visual Agnosia

Slightly cheesy but relevant...

Split Brain Experiments

Case study:



Some old footage:

Good Ames Room Explanation



Beware: flips into some odd conspiracy theory style guy midway through...

Some Very Unlikely Events

No real Psychological reason for this one except if you're trying to imagine something really unlikely happening...

Probability Problems

This is a guy demonstrating how rubbish we are at understanding probability....

The Placebo Effect

Faith healing

She's a little enthusiastic about the powers of Faith...



But this guys even more enthusiastic...



Here's an actual miracle:

Heather: Case Study In Schizophrenia

Eyewitnessing Whoddunit

Dystonia, Akathisia

Here's a news report detailing what dystonia is like...



And Akathisia:

James Randi vs Uri Geller

The Men Who Stare At Goats

From the documentary inspired by the book which inspired the film.

Ganzfeld Experiment

Well, you get the idea...

Zener Cards

Confirmation Bias



Part 2

Magnolia: Monologue On Chance

Opening Monologue from the film Magnolia, talking about Chance and Coincidence.

Mr Bean's Exam

Can we explain tjhis behaviour in terms of Classical and/or Operant Conditioning?

Instinct & Desire



Here's the full programme for this documentary on the instincts behind attraction.

Eyewitnessing

CBS report on Eyewitnessing.



And here's a student-made video about the weapons-focus effect!

The McGurk Effect

Doesn't always work but...

The Visual Cliff Experiment



And Campos's version:

The Bystander Effect



Another example, from the news:

LSD Girl

To get the idea of how the 60s zeitgeist (and associated experiments with LSD and other consciousness expanding, psychedelic drugs) might have impacted on our understanding of Madness, watch this:

Cults: Heaven's Gate

Small little documentary about Heaven's Gate:



Heaven's Gate initiation tape:



And:



More Marshall Applewhite craziness here:

Subliminal Advertising?

Speaking In Tongues

Well...

The Psychiatry Nightmare



Slightly overblown documentary about the 'evils' of Psychiatry. Features Szasz though. Warning; I haven't watched all of this yet so it might turn nasty!

Rosenhan Experiment

This is a text only summary.



And this is from the Adam Curtis documentary, with links to Laing etc

(O)OBE


More details on the Swiss experiment setup

Tardive dyskinesia



Information & illustration of the side effects of antipsychotic/neuroleptic drugs

Persinger's God Helmet



Here's a video showing one of Persinger's God Helmets




And here's ultra Skeptic Richard Dawkins having a go...

Loftus and Memory



Powerpoint of the Car Crash Study

Averageness & Composite Faces


Have a look at some composite faces by Langlois. Do you think that the 32 composite face is most attractive??? Scroll to the bottom of the page and you can watch a 'movie' of two faces merging...

Ainsworth: Strange Situation



Bowlby: Attachment and Loss



Second Life

Michio Kaku on Second Life and other Virtual Reality stuff.

Ames Room





Visual Agnosia / Prosopagnosia





Prosopagnosia...


There's a link here that shows object agnosia...

Vilayanur Ramachandran On Brain Damage

Very famous neurologist talks about different kinds of brain damage and explains what they mean to our understanding of the brain.



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Synaesthesia



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The Boy Who Can See Without Eyes



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Laing



http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hsJ5C1dyNMI

Sanity, Madness, Family

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CO7dicIqHu8

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CO7dicIqHu8

Stress and Soldiers



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Zombie Survival Guide

Essential watching for Stress...



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Stress Response



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Counterculture + Timothy Leary

To give some insight into the countercultural context of RD Laing etc



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Leary Interview Part 1



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Part 2



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Turn On, Tune In, Drop Out...



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Szasz



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Body's response to stress




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Stress response



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Biofeedback



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Harlow's Monkeys



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Clive Wearing

From that Body Rhythms DVD



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Cruel Expectations

No reason, really but shows that people don't really pay much attention to the world... and it's moderately funny to see people hurting...

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Change Blindness

A video nicking bits from that Perception video

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Experiment to test others



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Helping Behaviour and The Bystander Effect

Darley talks about Kitty Genovese

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Student version of Diffusion of Responsibility...

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Case Study of Schizophrenia: Gerald

Case study of a Schizophrenic Patient Part 1



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Part 2



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ECT

From One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest



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Cuckoo's Nest and Additional Real Footage




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Real Footage again from Olde Dayes ... Quite, er, shocking



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Pavlov

BBC Documentary on Pavlov and Saliva...



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