Press Archive

2017

Internationaal Seshat-project wil geschiedenis uit hokjesdenken halen
The Knack (in Dutch)
September 2017

How understanding football violence could help the fight against terrorism
International Business Times
September 29, 2017

Football hooligans behave like Terrorists
The Sun
September 28, 2017

Understanding football violence could help the fight against terror
University of Oxford
September 26, 2017

La comprensione della violenza del calcio potrebbe aiutare la lotta contro il terrore
Agenparl (Italy)
September 26, 2017

Study into who is least afraid of death
University of Oxford
March 24, 2017

How afraid are YOU of dying? Researchers say atheists and the most religious are least scared
Mail Online
March 24, 2017

Why fans of perennially-poor football teams share traits with suicide bombers: Band of brothers’ mentality can drive extreme behaviour
Mail Online
March 14, 2017

Researchers test what lies behind the extreme self-sacrifice of fighters
University of Oxford
March 16, 2017


2016

Why we can’t help supporting the losing teams: Football fans’ loyalty is made STRONGER by defeats
Mail Online
August 18, 2016

Football defeat inspires fans’ loyalty just as much as victory, psychologists find
The Telegraph
August 18, 2016

Renowned ‘Cliodynamics’ Scholars Speak at ADAPT Centre Workshop
ADAPT Centre
May 2016

Are We Wired to Believe in a Higher Power?
Jonathan Jong & Francesca Stavrakopoulou
BBC iWonder


2015

Children From Non-Religious Homes are More Generous Than Their Peers, Study Suggests
Jonathan Jong
The Conversation

Five Surprising Findings About Death and Dying
Jonathan Jong
The Conversation

Religion Ain’t Sexy – But Why?
Jonathan Jong
Huffington Post

The Psychology of Political Differences
Jonathan Jong
Huffington Post

Why We Should Talk More About Death
Jonathan Jong
Huffington Post

What Motivates Extreme Self-Sacrifice?
Harvey Whitehouse
Pacific Standard


2014

In the face of Adversity and War, Bonds among Soldiers are as Strong as Kinship
ZME Science
November 12, 2014

Libyan Bands of Brothers Show How Deeply Humans Bond in Adversity
Harvey Whitehouse
The Conversation


2012

Human Rites
Harvey Whitehouse
Aeon

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