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Irrationality and the relationship among rationality, mental health, and human agency

Irrationality and the relationship among rationality, mental health, and human agency
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Professor Lisa Bortolotti interviewed by Nigel Warburton for Philosophybites.
Date:
20/03/2015

New Fellowship: Optimism

New Fellowship: Optimism
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Lisa Bortolotti was awarded a Non-residential Fellowship on "Costs and Benefits of Optimism" ($76,299).
Date:
20/03/2015

European Philosophical Society for the Study of the Emotions (EPSSE)

European Philosophical Society for the Study of the Emotions (EPSSE)
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PhD student Isaura Peddis to present paper.
Date:
20/03/2015

Workshop 1 report: Changing understandings of body Image

Workshop 1 report: Changing understandings of body Image
Description
A report on the first BeautyDemands workshop which took place 4-5 March 2015.
Date:
17/03/2015

Professionals, practitioners and beauty norms: call for papers

Professionals, practitioners and beauty norms: call for papers
Description
Call for papers for the second BeautyDemands workshop.
Date:
17/03/2015

Phenomenological Psychotherapy

Phenomenological Psychotherapy
Description
Doctoral researcher Magdalena Antrobus has been awarded a place at the Practical Course on Phenomenological Psychotherapy in Italy.
Date:
13/03/2015

Neurocognition of Aberrant Experience and Belief 2015

Neurocognition of Aberrant Experience and Belief 2015
Description
Michael Larkin (Psychology, Birmingham) and Ema Sullivan-Bissett (Philosophy, Birmingham) will be representing project PERFECT.
Date:
12/03/2015

£10,000 scholarships for Masters study at the University of Birmingham

£10,000 scholarships for Masters study at the University of Birmingham
Description
For 2015 entry the University has two brand new schemes which offer £10,000 scholarships for Masters students. These scholarships have been jointly funded by the British Government; the allocation of the awards, which is the fourth highest in the UK, further cements Birmingham's place amongst the very best higher education institutions for postgraduate study.
Date:
10/03/2015

Commission on Religion and Belief in British Public Life

Commission on Religion and Belief in British Public Life
Description
Over sixty university and school students and recent graduates gathered at Winterbourne House on 26 February to participate in a youth consultation for the Commission on Religion and Belief in British Public Life.
Date:
09/03/2015

Sight, sound, and mental health

Sight, sound, and mental health
Description
As part of the Birmingham Arts and Science Festival 2015 project PERFECT is sponsoring a public engagement event featuring both talks and a discussion.
Date:
04/03/2015
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