Maguire et al. (brain scans)
Maguire, E. A., Gadian, N. G., Johnsrude, I. S., Good, C. D., Ashburner, J., Frackowiak, R. S., & Fith, C. D. (2000) Navigation-related structural changes in the hippocampi of taxi drivers
Full text article: Baron-Cohen, S., Jollife, T., Mortimore, C. & Robertson, M. (1997) Another advanced test of theory of mind: evidence from very high functioning adults with autism or Asperger syndrome.
Full text article of BANDURA, A., ROSS, D. & ROSS, S. (1961) Transmission of aggression through imitation of aggressive models. Journal of Abnormal and Social Psychology. 63. 375-382. More avaliable at http://www.psychblog.co.uk/as-study-full-text-references-spec-2008-282.html
This paper presents findings from the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) prison
study – an experimental case study that examined the consequences of randomly
dividing men into groups of prisoners and guards within a specially constructed
institution over a period of 8 days. Unlike the prisoners, the guards failed to identify
with their role. This made the guards reluctant to impose their authority and they were
eventually overcome by the prisoners. Participants then established an
A PDF of the new Griffiths study which will be in the OCR 2008 specs. A study into Gambling and the cognitive biases which go along with this.
Griffiths, M. D. (1994) The role of cognitive bias and skill in fruit machine gambling.