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The School of Psychology & Neuroscience at St Andrews is a world
class department with a long and distinguished history.

Just obeying orders?

Rethinking obedience and atrocity.

Social identity in crowds

Are the police getting it right?

polina the chimp

We Are Family

Social bonds are crucial for adoption in wild chimpanzees

Internet

Casting the net

Internet access influences who you find attractive, say researchers

Elephant

Elephants know their audience

Research finds elephants understand different visual perspectives

Psychology building

Prospective students

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Students

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Who-does-what among all members of the school, academic and supporting

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Research

Active research groups in the school