Library Dissertation Showcase

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Subject: psychology

What do the newspaper articles, and trial of Robert Coombes tell us about the representations of criminally insane children in the late nineteenth-century?

  • Author:
  • Niamh Carney
  • Subjects:
  • childhood
  • class
  • Crime
  • criminal insanity
  • criminal law
  • gender
  • historical writing
  • history
  • homicide
  • juvenile criminality
  • matricide
  • mental health
  • moral panic
  • newspaper
  • Nineteenth Century
  • psychology
  • punishment
  • sensationalism
  • testimonies
  • trial
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) History

An exploration of how music induces different emotions in children, and what are the influencing factors

  • Author:
  • Hannah Blowers
  • Subjects:
  • children
  • emotional development
  • emotional response
  • learning
  • memory
  • music
  • psychology
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Music

Investigating the Effect of Sleep on Holistic Body Image

  • Author:
  • Ella Caton
  • Subjects:
  • body image
  • gender
  • psychology
  • sleep
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BSc (Hons) Psychology

The Role of Symmetrical Viewpoints in the Formation of View-Invariant Face Representations

  • Author:
  • Imogen Pass
  • Subjects:
  • face learning
  • identity
  • psychology
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BSc (Hons) Psychology

The relationship between knowledge of ASD and openness towards peers on the autism spectrum in university students

  • Author:
  • Angel Hoi Ting Wong
  • Subjects:
  • autism
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • discrimination
  • higher education
  • psychology
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BSc (Hons) Psychology

Are sexist people more accepting of intimate partner violence? Ambivalent sexism, the perpetrator’s gender, and perceptions of psychological abuse.

  • Author:
  • Chloe Eve Brooks
  • Subjects:
  • gender
  • intimate partner violence
  • psychological abuse
  • psychology
  • sexism
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BSc (Hons) Psychology

Animal-Assisted Interventions: Human-canine interactions as therapy for stress, self-efficacy and psychological well-being in a lab environment

  • Author:
  • Ryan Cooper
  • Subject:
  • psychology
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BSc (Hons) Psychology

A Study to Investigate the Influence of Nature on Life Satisfaction and Happiness

  • Author:
  • Hannah Paige Taylor
  • Subject:
  • psychology
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BSc (Hons) Psychology with Clinical Psychology

Body Image and the Influence of Social Media on Body Image in Pregnant Women

  • Author:
  • Katy Georgia Cockerton
  • Subjects:
  • psychology
  • social media
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BSc (Hons) Psychology

Can Perfectionistic Strivings be healthy? The association between Perfectionism, Character Strength Use and Flourishing

  • Author:
  • Bethany Jean Smith
  • Subject:
  • psychology
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BSc (Hons) Psychology