Centre for Applied Psychological Research

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The Centre for Applied Psychological Research (CAPR) has an international reputation for innovative, interdisciplinary research coverning a wide range of issues, with a particular emphasis on applied cognitive science, the psychology of health and well-being, and criminal, investigative and forensic psychology.

Research in the Centre is particularly aimed at applying the theories and methods of psychology to solve real-world problems and inform professional practice and policy.

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Research Medicine & Life Sciences
Psychology Medicine & Life Sciences
Prisoners Medicine & Life Sciences
Prisons Medicine & Life Sciences
Social Identification Medicine & Life Sciences
Suicide Medicine & Life Sciences
psychology Social Sciences
Students Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 2003 2019

The Psychogeographical Turn in Applied Social Psychology

Bridger, A., Emmanouli, S. & Lawthom, R., Jan 2019, The SAGE Handbook of Applied Social Psychology. O'Doherty, K. & Hodgetts, D. (eds.). SAGE Publications Ltd, p. 515-529 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Understanding lie detection biases with the Adaptive Lie Detector theory (ALIED): A boundedly rational approach

Street, C. N. H., Masip, J. & Kenny, M., 2019, Palgrave Handbook of Deceptive Communication. Docan-Morgan, T. (ed.).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2 Citations

A comparison of online and offline grooming characteristics: An application of the victim roles model

Ioannou, M., Synnott, J., Reynolds, A. & Pearson, J., Aug 2018, In : Computers in Human Behavior. 85, p. 291-297 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


Projects 2016 2018