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Dorothy Vera Margaret Bishop FRS FBA FMedSci is a British psychologist specialising in developmental disorders specifically, developmental language impairments.
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One Hundred Years of Dirt
Rick Morton - 2018-07-30
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Social mobility is not a train you get to board after you’ve scraped together enough for the ticket. You have to build the whole bloody engine, with nothing but a spoon and hand-me-down psychological distress. "Violence, treachery and cruelty run through the generational veins of Rick Morton’s family. A horrific accident thrusts his mother and sibl...
Dorothy Bishop
Wonderful to see @SquigglyRick on top of life. His 100 Years of Dirt is a v powerful book that I strongly recommend      source
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How the Wiring of Our Brains Shapes Who We Are
Kevin J. Mitchell - 2020-03-31 (first published in 2018)
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A leading neuroscientist explains why your personal traits are more innate than you thinkWhat makes you the way you are--and what makes each of us different from everyone else? In Innate, leading neuroscientist and popular science blogger Kevin Mitchell traces human diversity and individual differences to their deepest level: in the wiring of our b...
Dorothy Bishop
ICYMI: my overview of @WiringTheBrain's book Innate. Everyone interested in genetic influences on neurodevelopment should read this book #neuroscience #genetics      source
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The Seven Deadly Sins of Psychology
A Manifesto for Reforming the Culture of Scientific Practice
Chris Chambers - 2019-07-16
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Why psychology is in peril as a scientific discipline--and how to save itPsychological science has made extraordinary discoveries about the human mind, but can we trust everything its practitioners are telling us? In recent years, it has become increasingly apparent that a lot of research in psychology is based on weak evidence, questionable practi...
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Highly recommended book on how to fix reproducibility problems in psychology (and other disciplines)      source