17 July 2017
The shortlist for this year’s British Psychological Society Book Award has been announced.
Books have been nominated in all four categories:
Close Calls: Managing Risk and Resilience in Airline Flight Safety by Carl Macrae
Darwin's Unfinished Symphony: How Culture Made the Human Mind by Kevin N. Laland
Sex, Lies and Brain Scans: How fMRI Reveals What Really Goes On In Our Minds by Barbara J. Sahakian and Julia Gottwald
Shrinking Violets: A Field Guide to Shyness by Joe Moran
The Positive Power of Negative Emotions: How harnessing your darker feelings can help you see a brighter dawn by Tim Lomas
Preventing Self-Injury and Suicide in Women's Prisons by Tammi Walker & Graham Towl
An Occupational Therapist's Guide to Sleep and Sleep Problems by Andrew Green & Cary Brown
Child Health Psychology: A Biopsychosocial Perspective by Julie turner-Cobb
An Adventure in Statistics: The Reality Enigma by Andy Field
The winners in each category, who will receive a commemorative certificate and £500 at our next annual conference, will be announced in the autumn.