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12 Days
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(Icarus Films, 2018), 1 hour 26 mins

Every year in France, 92,000 people are placed under psychiatric care without their consent. 12 DAYS focuses on those who have been involuntarily remanded to a mental hospital, and more specifically documents the hearings that, according to a 2013 law, are required to take place 12 days after each patient has been...

(Icarus Films, 2018), 1 hour 26 mins
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Aftershock: Milgram, Obedience and Identity
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presented by Clare Parsons, fl. 2018; with S. Alexander Haslam, 1962-, Steve Reicher and Steve Taylor, fl. 2000; produced by Shortcuts TV (Leicester, England: Shortcuts TV, 2018), 13 mins
Milgram’s obedience experiments are among the most famous studies ever conducted in psychology. Generations of students have been taught that they demonstrated how easily ordinary people can be persuaded to harm others when instructed to by a person in authority. But did Milgram's research really show that? Usin...
presented by Clare Parsons, fl. 2018; with S. Alexander Haslam, 1962-, Steve Reicher and Steve Taylor, fl. 2000; produced by Shortcuts TV (Leicester, England: Shortcuts TV, 2018), 13 mins
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Ainsworth: The Strange Situation
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presented by Steve Taylor, fl. 2000; with Elizabeth Meins, fl. 2013 and Steve Taylor, fl. 2000; produced by Shortcuts TV (Leicester, England: Shortcuts TV, 2018), 4 mins
While John Bowlby focussed on the consequences of a lack of attachment, Mary Ainsworth took a step back and looked at the nature of attachment and famously documented different types. In this film we look at her classic strange situation with film of the experiments and expert comment from three psychologists.
presented by Steve Taylor, fl. 2000; with Elizabeth Meins, fl. 2013 and Steve Taylor, fl. 2000; produced by Shortcuts TV (Leicester, England: Shortcuts TV, 2018), 4 mins
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Are You What Your Mother Ate? The Agouti Mouse Study
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presented by Steve Taylor, fl. 2000 and Clare Parsons, fl. 2018; produced by Shortcuts TV (Toronto, ON: Shortcuts TV, 2018), 14 mins
The foetal susceptibility hypothesis suggests the nourishment an embryo receives from its a mother is a major determinant of health in later life. In this video, Professor Randy Jirtle tells the story of his ground-breaking experiment at Duke University that provided the first ever scientific evidence of the causa...
presented by Steve Taylor, fl. 2000 and Clare Parsons, fl. 2018; produced by Shortcuts TV (Toronto, ON: Shortcuts TV, 2018), 14 mins
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Beyond Genetics
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presented by Jennifer Smith, fl. 2016 and Clare Parsons, fl. 2018; produced by Shortcuts TV (Leicester, England: Shortcuts TV, 2018), 23 mins
There’s a revolution that is challenging a century of taken for granted assumptions about genetics and raising new questions. How does environment affect gene expression? Could we be passing on more than just our genes? This film provides an accessible introduction to a new science of epigenetics that is giving...
presented by Jennifer Smith, fl. 2016 and Clare Parsons, fl. 2018; produced by Shortcuts TV (Leicester, England: Shortcuts TV, 2018), 23 mins
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Bowlby: Attachment & Maternal Deprivation
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presented by Steve Taylor, fl. 2000; with Steve Taylor, fl. 2000, Elizabeth Meins, fl. 2013 and John Bowlby, 1907-1990; produced by Shortcuts TV (Leicester, England: Shortcuts TV, 2018), 5 mins
In the 1930s a young psychiatrist noticed how many of the disturbed children he saw had been separated from their parents in early life. This was John Bowlby whose work had a massive influence on how psychologists thought about child development. This film explains the key aspects of his classic theory of attachme...
presented by Steve Taylor, fl. 2000; with Steve Taylor, fl. 2000, Elizabeth Meins, fl. 2013 and John Bowlby, 1907-1990; produced by Shortcuts TV (Leicester, England: Shortcuts TV, 2018), 5 mins
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I Cannot Tell You How I Feel
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(Icarus Films, 2018), 42 mins

Filmmaker Su Friedrich moves her fiesty mother into an "independent living" facility.

(Icarus Films, 2018), 42 mins
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Core Concepts in Research, Reductionism and Psychology
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presented by Harriet Carmichael, fl. 2005 and Steve Taylor, fl. 2000; with Steve Taylor, fl. 2000; produced by Shortcuts TV, in Core Concepts in Research (Leicester, England: Shortcuts TV, 2018), 4 mins
This film illustrates both the importance and limitations of reductionism in psychological explanation using the example of research into diet and obesity. It compares reductionism and holism and cautions students against simply using reductionism as a critique to be compared unfavourably with holism.
presented by Harriet Carmichael, fl. 2005 and Steve Taylor, fl. 2000; with Steve Taylor, fl. 2000; produced by Shortcuts TV, in Core Concepts in Research (Leicester, England: Shortcuts TV, 2018), 4 mins
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Core Concepts in Research, Reliability & Validity
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presented by Clare Parsons, fl. 2018 and Steve Taylor, fl. 2000; with Steve Taylor, fl. 2000; produced by Shortcuts TV, in Core Concepts in Research (Shortcuts TV, 2018), 4 mins
Psychologists have told us a lot about human behaviour, but can we trust the findings? This film looks at the part played by reliability and validity in helping to answer this question. Reliability and external and internal validity are explained and the key tests of face, concurrent and ecological validity are i...
presented by Clare Parsons, fl. 2018 and Steve Taylor, fl. 2000; with Steve Taylor, fl. 2000; produced by Shortcuts TV, in Core Concepts in Research (Shortcuts TV, 2018), 4 mins
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Core Concepts in Research, Sampling
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presented by Harriet Carmichael, fl. 2005 and Steve Taylor, fl. 2000; produced by Shortcuts TV, in Core Concepts in Research (Leicester, England: Shortcuts TV, 2018), 6 mins
Sampling is crucial in psychology but can be difficult to understand. This film offers a helping hand with a series of visual images that take students through target population, samples, representativeness and generalisability. It then looks at how sampling is done, illustrating differences between probability a...
presented by Harriet Carmichael, fl. 2005 and Steve Taylor, fl. 2000; produced by Shortcuts TV, in Core Concepts in Research (Leicester, England: Shortcuts TV, 2018), 6 mins
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