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We are pleased to announce that this year's recipient of the History and Philosophy of Psychology Section PhD Prize is Joshua Granger.
PhD students who are members of the History and Philosophy of Psychology Section were invited to submit a paper for the Section’s Periodical.
Papers were required to have a 6000 word limit and cover any conceptual, historical and philosophical area of Psychology and were judged on their originality. Joshua's winning paper will be published in the Periodical.
History and Philosophy of Psychology Section reconvened AGM 2021Show content
The Annual General Meeting of the History and Philosophy of Psychology Section which was held on Tuesday 29 June 2021 at 12.00pm was unfortunately not quorate.
Therefore, the reconvened Annual General Meeting of History and Philosophy of Psychology Section will now be held on Monday 13 September 2021 at 12.00pm via Zoom
Please download the reconvened AGM notice for Zoom details
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